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ID:     80000780
Type:     Ancient Imitations
Issuer:     Imitation of Magnentius
Date Ruled:     AD 350-353
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     Double Centenionalis
Struck / Cast:     struck
Weight:     8.50 g
Die Axis:     3 h
Obverse Legend:     D N MAGNEN-TIVS P F AVG
Obverse Description:     Draped, and cuirassed bare-headed bust right
Reverse Legend:     SHLVS DD NN HVG ET CAES (last S retrograde)
Reverse Description:     Large Chi-Rho; A W flanking;
Mint Mark:     HMB
Mint:     Local imitation of Ambianum (Amiens)
Primary Reference:     cf. RIC VIII 34
Reference2:     cf. Bastien 135
Reference3:     cf. LRBC II, 0019
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     Near EF, dark green patina, area of slightly flat strike on head.
Notes:     Sale: Triton XII, Lot: 780