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ID:     84001516
Type:     Ancient Imitations
Issuer:     Imitation of Constantine I (The Great)
Date Ruled:     AD 306-337
Metal:     Gold
Denomination:     Solidus
Struck / Cast:     struck
Diameter:     20 mm
Weight:     3.87 g
Die Axis:     5 h
Obverse Legend:     Anepigraphic
Obverse Description:     Head right wearing plain diadem
Reverse Legend:     CONSTEI_TI_NES CAES AИς (retrograde C) - is this a conflation of CONSTANTINVS CAES AVG
Reverse Description:     Victory standing left, holding wreath in right hand and palm frond in left
Mint Mark:     CONCOB (retrograde)
Primary Reference:     cf. Constantinople RIC VII 002 & 003
Reference2:     cf. Depeyrot 1/1-2
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Price Sold For:     3700 USD
Grade:     EF, slight die shift on obverse
Notes:     CNG 84: Lot No. 1516