CONSTANS. (AD 333-350) AE3, 2.31g. Thessalonica. Unusual older Constans portrait.

Ancient Coins - CONSTANS. (AD 333-350) AE3, 2.31g.  Thessalonica. Unusual older Constans portrait.
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CONSTANS. (AD 333-350)

Obverse: CONSTANS NOB CAES
Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right.

Reverse: GLORIA EXERCITVS
Two soldiers standing, facing each other, each holding reverse spear and resting hand on shield on ground. Between them, two standards.

Exergue: SMTSD
Mint City: Thessalonica. Struck AD 335-36

Reference: RIC VII, 201.

Unusual older portrait for Constans as Caesar.