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ID:     770107
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Ancient Imitations
Issuer:     Imitation of Decentius
Date Ruled:     Caesar, AD 350-353
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     Centenionalis
Diameter:     18 mm
Weight:     2.96 g
Die Axis:     7 h
Obverse Legend:     D N DECENTIVS NOB CAES
Obverse Description:     Bare-headed and cuirassed bust right
Reverse Legend:     VICTORIAE DD NN AVG ET CAE / VOT/V/MVLT/X/
Reverse Description:     Two Victories standing facing each other, holding between them a shield inscribed VOT/V/MVLT/X/
Exergue:     RSLC
Mint Mark:     S/V / RSLC
Mint:     Local imitation of Lugdunum (Lyon)
Primary Reference:     cf. RIC VIII 124
Reference2:     cf. Lyon 170
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=83681
Grade:     Good VF, green-brown and brick-red patina, minor die rust.