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Constantinopolis 'Victory on Prow' Follis 023827

Very Rare (R4) Constantinopolis 'Victory on Prow' Follis
Bronze, 2.43 grams, 17.62 mm. Cyzicus. 330-333 AD. Obverse: CONSTAN-TINOPOLI, pearl-diademed, helmeted bust of Constantinopolis left, wearing imperial mantle, holding reversed spear. Reverse: no legend, Victory standing facing, head left, foot on prow, holding sceptre and resting hand on shield. Mintmark SMK delta. RIC VII Cyzicus 93; Sear 16477. Good very fine. A significant coin which has been published on wildwinds.com

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Constantinopolis 'Victory on Prow' Follis 023827


Main Roman Coin Book and Other References:

RIC = Mattingly, Harold    The Roman Imperial Coinage
BMC = Coins of the Roman Empire in the British Museum
RSC = Seaby, H A    Roman Silver Coinage
RCV = Sear, David R    Roman Coins and Their Values
Cr = Crawford, Michael    The Roman Republican Coinage
SB = Sear, David R    Byzantine Coins and Their Values
S = Coins of England and the United Kingdom
WW = Wildwinds.com (reference & attribution site)



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