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Constantine II, 22 May 337 - March or April 340 A.D.
In 328 Arelatum was renamed Constantia in honor of Constantine II. After Constantine II was killed in 340, the name reverted to Arelate, only to be changed again in 354 to Constantia by Constantius II. It retained that name, although the mintmark 'AR' appeared on some of its coins even in the fifth century.
, RIC VII Arles
376 (R3), LRBC
I 380, SRCV
17679, Cohen VIII
105, EF, well centered
and struck, 1st officina
, Constantia-Arelatum (Arles
, France) mint, weight
2.321g, maximum diameter
17.4mm, die axis
, as caesar
, 333 - 334 A.D.; obverse
CONSTANTINVS IVN N C, laureate and cuirassed bust
right; reverse GLORIA EXERCITVS
(glory of the army), two soldiers standing facing, heads turned inward confronted
, two standards in center between them, each holds a spear in outer hand and rests inner hand on grounded shield
with pellet inside above center, PCONST in exergue
; very rare
$80.00 SALE PRICE $72.00
Catalog current as of Saturday, May 25, 2019.
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