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Roman Empire

Ruler: Constantinopolis Commemorative
Reigned: 330-346 A.D.
Denomination: Billon reduced Cententionalis
Mint: Arles
Date of Issue: 333 AD
Obverse: Helmeted bust of Constantinopolis left, wearing imperial mantle and holding sceptre. "CONSTANTINOPOLIS"
Reverse: Victory standing left, right foot on prow, long sceptre in right hand and leaning on shield with left.
Mint marks:
Reference: RIC VII 374
Weight: 2.6 gms
Nominal Weight: 1.7 gms
Diameter: 17.7 mm
Comment: Anonymous coin commemorating the foundation of Constantinopolis, a counterpart to the Rome commemorative celebrating the foundation of Rome.

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