Coin Specials

Coin Specials

Individual Roman Coin Specials

 Constantine II
Obverse: CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C
Obverse type: Bust laureate cuirassed right
Reverse: GLORIA EXERCITVS
Reverse type: Two soldiers, standing holding spear and resting shield on ground, two standards
Date: 334-335 AD
Mint: Siscia
Reverse Symbol: \:Pellet E SIS Pellet
Size: 19 mm
Reference: VanMeter: 45
Reference: LRBC 748
Constantius II
Obverse: D N CONSTANTIVS P F AVG
Obverse type: Bust pearl diademed draped cuirassed right
Reverse: FEL TEMP REPARATIO
Reverse type: Emperor standing on galley holding Chi-Rho banner and phoenix, Victory steers
Date: 351-354 AD
Mint: Thessalonica
Reverse Symbol: TSB*
Size: 22 mm
Reference: VanMeter 85
Reference: LRBC: 1668
 Trajan AE AS
Obverse: IMP CAES NERVAE TRAIANO AVG GER DAC P M TR P COS V P P (or COS VI)
Obverse type: Bust laureate draped right
Reverse: SPQR OPTIMO PRINICPI / ARAB ADQVIS – S C
Reverse type: Arabia, draped, standing front, head left holding branch in right hand over camel; by her side, a bundle of canes(?) over left arm
Date: 103-114 AD
Mint: Rome
Size: 26 mm
Axis: 6
Weight: 9.92 grams
Reference: VanMeter 28/3
S0115 – $12.00
SOLD

Elagabalus AR Denarius
Obverse: IMP ANTONINVS AVG
Obverse type: Bust laureate draped right
Reverse: FIDES MILITVM
Reverse type: Fides standing front, holding vertical vexillum and standard
Date: 219-220 AD
Mint: Rome
Size: 19 mm
Axis: 12
Reference: VanMeter 28/3

S0116 – $10.00
SOLD

Philip I
Obverse: IMP M IVL PHILIPPVS AVG
Obverse type: Laureate bust of emperor right, wearing cuirassed mantel
Reverse: P M S COL VIM AN VI
Reverse type: Female figure standing left, holding hands over bull and lion
Date: 244-249 AD
Mint: Viminacium
Size: 28 mm

S0122 – $10.00
SOLD

Gallienus
Obverse: GALLIENVS AVG
Obverse type: Head radiate right
Reverse: DIANAE CONS AVG
Reverse type: Antelope walking right
Date: 260-268 AD
Mint: Rome
Reverse Symbol: \X ?
Size: 18 mm
Axis: 6
Weight: 2.76 grams
Reference: VanMeter: 49/6
Historical note: Denotes the invocation of the goddess Diana as protector during revolt of Aureolus and Posthumous

S0117 – $11.00
SOLD

Tacitus
Obverse: IMP C M CL TACITVS AVG
Obverse type: Bust radiate draped right.
Reverese: MARTI PACIF
Reverse type: Mars walking left, holding olive branch, spear and shield
Date: 275-276 AD
Mint: Ticinum
Reverse Symbol: \S
Size: 22 mm
Axis: 6
Weight:4.05g
Reference: RIC 145

S0123 – $14.00
SOLD

Tacitus – AE Antoninianus
Obverse: IMP C M CL TACITVS AVG
Obverse type: Bust radiate draped right
Reverse: AEQVITAS AVG
Reverse type: Aequitas standing left, holding scales and cornucopiae.
Date: 275-276 AD
Size: 23 mm
Axis: 12
Weight: 3.63 grams
Reference: VanMeter 3
Note: Coin still retains some original silvering

S0118 – $8.00
SOLD

Constantine the Great
Obverse: CONSTANTINVS MAX AVG
Obverse type: Bust with rosette diademed draped cuirassed right
Reverse: GLORIA EXERCITVS
Reverse type: Two soldiers, standing and holding spear and resting shield on ground, two standards
Date: 330-335 AD
Mint: Nicomedia
Reverse Symbol: \:SMNA
Size: 18 mm
Reference: VanMeter 81
Reference: LRBC 1117

S0119 – $8.00
SOLD

Constantine the Great
Obverse: IMP CONSTANTINVS P F AVG
Obverse type: Bust laureate cuirassed right
Reverse: SOLI INVICTO COMITI
Reverse type: Sol radiate raising right hand, globe in left
Date: 313-314 AD
Mint: Ticinum
Reverse Symbol: *\:P.T
Size: 19 mm
Reference: VanMeter 88