Constantine the Great coin




Constantine II
A.D. 317- 340

 









London

Constantine II

A.D. 320

FL CL CONSTAN-TINVS IVN N C; radiate, draped, and cuirassed bust left seen from the back.

VICTORIAE LAETAE PRINC PERP; two Victories stg., facing one another, together holding shield inscribed VOT PR on altar inscribed with wreath and cross 

In ex. PLN

RIC VII London 181

Constantine II VICTORIAE LAETAE PRINC PERP
                      London 181




Constantine II

A.D. 321-322

20x21mm    3.6gm

CONSTANT-INVS IVN N C; radiate, draped, cuirassed bust left.

BEATA TRANQVILLITAS, globe on altar inscribed VOT / IS / XX, three stars above.

In ex. PLON

RIC VII London 236

Constantine II BEATA TRANQVILLITAS London
                        236

Constantine II

A.D. 322-323

19x20mm    3.0gm

CONSTANTI-NVS IVN NC; radiate, draped, cuirassed bust left seen from the back.

BEAT TRA-NQLITAS; globe on altar inscribed VOT / IS / XX, three stars above; F/B across fields.

In ex. PLON

RIC VII London --

Not in RIC...should come after London 253

Constantine II BEAT TRANQLITAS London 255




Constantine II

A.D. 323-324

19x20mm    3.0gm

CONSTANTI-NVS IVN NC; helmeted and cuirassed bust left.

BEAT TRA-NQLITAS; globe on altar inscribed VOT / IS / XX, three stars above.

In ex. PLON

RIC VII London 287

Constantine II BEAT TRANQLITAS London 287

Constantine II

A.D. 323- 324

19mm   2.9gm

CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C; Laureate head.

CAESARVM NOSTRORVM surrounding laurel wreath enclosing VOT X.

in ex. PLON crescent

RIC VII London 292

Constantine II VOT X London 292

Constantine II

A.D. 324-5

20mm    3.3gm

CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C; Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust, seen from rear.

PROVIDEN-TIAE CAESS; camp gate with two turrets and star between them.

in ex. PLON

RIC VII London 296

Constantine II PROVIDENTIAE CAESS London 296

Constantine II

A.D. 324-5

18x20mm    2.8gm

CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C; Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust, seen from rear.

PROVIDEN-TIAE CAESS; camp gate with two turrets and star between them, • in doorway.

in ex. PLON

RIC VII London -- ; LMCC 10.02.004(2)

 

Not listed in RIC with dot in doorway


Constantine II
                      PROVIDENTIAE CAESS London 296 variation dot in
                      doorway



Lyons

Constantine II

A.D. 320

17x18mm   2.7 gm

DN CONSTANTINO IVN NC; laureate, draped and cuirassed bust, seen from the rear.

VIRTVS-EXERCIT; Standard inscribed VOT/XX with captive seated on ground on either side, A/S in fields.

in ex. PLG

RIC VII Lyons 113

Constantine II VIRTVS EXERCIT Lyons 113

Constantine II

 A.D. 321

 18x19mm   3.0gm

 D N CONSTANTINO IVN N C; laureate and cuirassed bust right.

 VIRTVS-EXERCIT; Standard inscribed VOT/XX with captive seated on ground on either side, C/R in fields.

 in ex. PLG

 RIC VII Lyons –; Bastien 76

 

This coin is not listed in RIC with the B5 bust (laureate & cuirassed). Only two bust types are listed, B1 (head laureate) and B3 (laureate, draped, cuirassed, seen from back). It should come after RIC 123. It is listed in Bastien as # 76, with one example noted



Constantine II VIRTVS EXERCIT Lyons Bastien
                        76




Constantine II

A.D. 321

18x19mm   2.7gm

CONSTANTINVS IVN NC;  laureate, draped and cuirassed bust, seen from the rear.

BEATA TRANQVILLITAS; globe set on altar inscribed VO/TIS/XX; above, three stars, in fields C/R.

In ex. PLG

RIC VII Lyons 148

Constantine II BEATA TRANQVILLITAS Lyons 148

Constantine II

A.D. 322- 323

20mm     4.2gm

CONSTANTINVS IVN N C; laureate, draped and cuirassed bust seen from rear.

BEATA TRAN-QVILLITAS; globe set on altar inscribed VO/TIS/XX; above, three stars; C/R across fields.

In ex. PLG

RIC VII Lyons 188

Constantine II BEATA TRANQVILLITAS Lyons 188

Constantine II

A.D. 330-5

17mm   2.3gm

CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C, laureate and cuirassed.

GLOR-IA EXERC-ITVS, Two soldiers helmeted, stg. facing one another, reversed spear in outer hands, inner hands on shields resting on the ground; between them two standards.

In ex. crescent PLG

RIC VII Lyons 249

Constantine II GLORIA EXERCITVS Lyons 249

Constantine II

A.D. 330-5

17x18mm  2.5gm

CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C, laureate and cuirassed.

GLOR-IA EXERC-ITVS, Two soldiers helmeted, stg. facing one another, reversed spear in outer hands, inner hands on shields resting on the ground; between them two standards.

In ex. • in crescent PLG

RIC VII Lyons 254

Constantine II GLORIA EXERCITVS Lyons 254



Trier

Constantine II

A.D. 317- 318

19x21mm    2.9gm

FL CL CONSTANTINVS IVN N C; bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust right seen from the rear.

CLARITAS REIPVBLICAE; Sol stg. left, holding globe in left hand and raising right hand. T - F in fields.

In ex. BTR

RIC VII Trier 153 or 179

Constantine II CLARITAS REIPVBLICAE Trier
                      153




Constantine II

A.D. 317

19mm    4.0gm

FL CL CONSTANTINVS IVN N C,  bare headed, draped and cuirassed bust right.

CLARITAS REIPVBLICAE, Sol stg. left, holding globe in left hand and raising right hand. T - F in fields.

 In ex. BTR

RIC VII Trier 154

Constantine II CLARITAS REIPVBLICAE Trier
                      154

Constantine II

A.D. 320

19mm       2.5gm

CONSTANTINVS IVN N C; Laureate and draped bust left, Victory on globe in right hand, mappa in left.

VIRTVS EXERCIT; Trophy standing on ground, captive seated on either side, T/F in fields.

In exergue PTR

RIC VII Trier –

 

This coin is not listed in RIC for this bust type paired with obverse legend, it should be listed after 290


Constantine II VIRTVS EXERCIT Trier

Constantine II
A.D. 321
19x20mm   3.6gm
CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C; laureate and draped with victory on globe in right hand, parazonium (dagger with eagle-headed pommel) in left hand.
BEATA TRANQVILLITAS; globe set on altar inscribed VO/TIS/XX; above, three stars.
In ex. STR
RIC VII Trier 312

Constantine II BEATA
                      TRANQVILLITAS Trier 312

Constantine II

A.D. 322

19mm 3gm

CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C; laureate, draped, with victory on globe in right hand, parazonium (dagger with eagle-headed pommel) in left hand

BEATA TRANQVILLITAS; globe set on altar inscribed VO/TIS/XX; above, three stars.

In ex. STR•

RIC VII Trier 353

Constantine II BEATA TRANQVILLITAS Trier 353

Constantine II

A.D. 322

18mm   3.2gm

CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C laureate, draped, with victory on globe in right hand, parazonium (dagger with eagle-headed pommel) in left hand

BEATA TRANQVILLITAS [Blessed Peace (calm)] globe set on altar inscribed VO/TIS/XX; above, three stars.

In ex. STR•

RIC VII Trier 353

Constantine II BEATA TRANQVILLITAS Trier 353

Constantine II

A.D. 322

18x20mm   3.5gm

CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C; laureate and draped with victory on globe in right hand, parazonium (dagger with eagle-headed pommel) in left hand.

BEATA TRANQVILLITAS; globe set on altar inscribed VO/TIS/XX; above, three stars.

In ex. STR•

RIC VII Trier 353


Constantine II BEATA
                      TRANQVILLITAS Trier 353


Constantine II

A.D. 321

18x19mm 3.4gm

CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C; laureate, draped, with victory on globe in right hand, globe in left hand.

BEATA TRANQVILLITAS; globe set on altar inscribed VO/TIS/XX; above, three stars.

In ex. PTR•

cf. RIC VII Trier 353

 

same as RIC 353 except for globe in left hand


Constantine II BEATA TRANQVILLITAS Trier
                        353

Constantine II

A.D. 322- 323

19x20mm     3.7gm

CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C; laureate, draped, with victory on globe in right hand, parazonium (dagger with eagle-headed pommel) in left hand

BEATA TRANQVILLITAS; globe set on altar inscribed VO/TIS/XX; above, three stars.

In ex. •STR•

RIC VII Trier 382

Constantine II BEATA TRANQVILLITAS Trier 382

Constantine II

A.D. 322- 323

18x20mm   3.0gm

CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C; laureate and cuirassed bust left, Victory on globe in r. hand.

BEATA TRAN-QVILLITAS; globe set on altar inscribed VO/TIS/XX; above, three stars.

In ex. •PTR•

cf. RIC VII Trier 382; RMBT 100

 

This coin is identical to RIC 382 except it does not have the left hand visible, holding a parazonium.


Constantine II BEATA TRANQVILLITAS cf Trier
                        382 RMBT 100






 

Constantine II

A.D. 322- 323

18x19mm    3.2gm

CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C; laureate, draped and cuirassed bust left, holding victory on globe in right and spear over left shoulder.

BEATA TRANQVILLITAS; globe set on altar inscribed VO/TIS/XX; above, three stars.

In ex. • STR •

RIC VII Trier – ; Alten & Zschucke #117


not listed in RIC, it should come after Trier 384. Though the coin is in poorly preserved condition, it looks like the left shoulder has some decoration. It appears to be three figures, perhaps the three graces.



Constantine II BEATA TRANQVILLITAS Trier
                        Not in RIC

Constantine II

A.D. 322- 323

18x19mm    2.5gm

CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C; laureate, draped and cuirassed bust left, raising right hand.

BEATA TRANQVILLITAS; globe set on altar inscribed VO/TIS/XX; above, three stars.

In ex. • PTR •

RIC VII Trier –

 

This coin is not in RIC, it should be listed before RIC VII Trier 386.