Barbarous Imitation of Constantine bronze. ca. 4 to 5th century AD

Ancient Coins - Barbarous Imitation of Constantine bronze. ca. 4 to 5th century AD
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This coin copies a Constantine AE 3 of the "VICTORIAE LAETAE PRINC PERP" type, and was probably made as a local tribal coinage for use in the region of Thrace.
 
Denomination : AE 3.
 
Size : 19.3 x 20.0 mm   Weight : 3.14 grams.
 
Reference : The prototype coin is Sear-3883.

Grade :  VF

Obverse : Helmeted head of Constantine right, with an illegible inscription.  The prototype coin would have read IMP CONSTANTINVS P F AVG  or IMP CONSTANTINVS MAX ARG around.   Most of the inscription is just vertical lines, but one can made out what is probably the first N and the S of CONSTANTINVS, as well as the G of AVG.

Reverse : Two standing Victories holding a shied on top of an altar, with an illegaible inscription around.  The prototype coin would have had VOT P R inscribed on the shield, with VICTORIAE LAETAE PRINC PERP around.   Most of the inscription is just vertical lines (I's) but in the exergue one can see SIS which might be copying a Siscia mint mark.
价格 品种: vcoin5218
US$ 22.50
  • € 19.79
  • £ 17.63
  • AUD 31.20
  • CHF 22.36
  • CAD 30.14

利率: 12/07/18

发货从: Canada
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