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ID:     681079
Type:     Roman Imperial
Issuer:     Constantine I (The Great)
Date Ruled:     AD 306-337
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     AE Gilded Medallion
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD 326
Weight:     40.92 g
Die Axis:     5 h
Obverse Legend:     CONSTANTI_NVS MAX AVG
Obverse Description:     Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right
Reverse Legend:     GLORIA SAE_CVLI VIR_TVS CAESS
Reverse Description:     Emperor, laureate and draped about waist, seated left on couch by cuirass, holding sceptre and offering globe with Phoenix to Caesar standing in front of Emperor, trophy across left shoulder; panther crouching at feet of Emperor
Exergue:     PR
Mint Mark:     PR
Mint:     Rome
Primary Reference:     RIC VII 279
Reference2:     Gnecchi II pg. 134, 3 and pl. 130, 2 (same dies)
Reference3:     Cohen 269
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com
Price Sold For:     4800 USD
Grade:     VF, mottled red-brown and black patina beneath substantial remains of gilding
Notes:     (1) Classical Numismatic Group Triton VIII: Lot No. 1079 (2) Ex the Michael Weller Collection. Ex Triton VI (14-15 January 2003), lot 1087; Leo Benz Collection (Lanz 100, 20 November 2000), lot 524; Leu 25 (23 April 1980), lot 434; A. Signorelli Collection (P. & P. Santamaria, 13 March 1953), lot 1355; L. Vierordt Collection (J. Schulman, 5 March 1923), lot 2646. (3) F. Ntantalia, Bronzemedallions unter Konstantin dem Großen und seinen Söhnen, pg. 172