Selection of Constantine I Bronze Nummi

$94.96

A selection of Constantine I Ae Nummi from the Trier Mint. Constantine I was the first Christian Emperor. The obverse features a helmeted, cuirassed bust facing right demonstrating the power of the Emperor with the name CONSTANTINVS AVG. To the reverse is an alter inscribed with VOT IS XX, on top is a globe with vertical and diagonal lines and above are three stars. The legend reads BEATA TRAN-QVILLITAS with the mint mark PTR.

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Date: AD 321
Condition: Extremely fine condition

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Constantine I, also known as Constantine the Great, was a Roman emperor who ruled from AD 306 to 337. During his reign he reformed many aspects of the Empire, including the structure of the government in which he separated the civil and military powers. Constantine improved inflation with the creation of a new gold coin named Solidus and was successful with the Roman frontiers. He was the first Roman emperor to convert to Christianity, and with the signing of the Edict of Milan in AD 313, he allowed for tolerance of the religion within the Empire.

Weight 4 g
Dimensions L 2 x W 2 cm
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