A very rare consular solidus of Constantius II in exceptional condition
Lot 541
Constantius II, 337-361. Solidus (Gold, 22 mm, 4.48 g, 1 h), Rome, 357. FL IVL CONSTAN-TIVS PERP AVG Pearl-diademed bust of Constantius II to left, wearing consular robes and holding mappa in his right hand and scepter in his left. Rev. FELICITAS RO-MANORVM / RSMT(palm) Roma, helmeted, seated facing on the left, and Constantinopolis, turreted, seated to left with her right foot on prow on the right, holding between them a shield inscribed VOT / XXXV / MVLT XXXX. Depeyrot 15/3. RIC 298. Very rare and in exceptional condition for this interesting issue. A beautifully struck example with a particularly fine and elegant portrait. Very minor die break on the obverse, otherwise, good extremely fine.
Estimate:
2500 CHF
Starting price:
2000 CHF
Hammer price:
4000 CHF
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Closing time: 27-Oct-19, 06:00:00 CET
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