Unique Solidus of Constans
Obv:- FL IVL CON - STANS PF AVG. Draped & cuirassed (?) bust right wearing diadem
of pairs of laurel leaves alternating with rosettes.
Rev:- VICTORIA DDD NNN AVG Victory seated right on cuirass, behind which is a shield,
she is inscribing a shield, balanced on her knee and supported by a small winged genius,
with VOT / V / MVLT / X. In the exergue the mintmark MHR.
Mint Heraclea in AD 338 - 339.
Subject of an article by Curtis Clay and published in The Celator Vol 15, No 7 July 2001.
Formerly in the Collection of Phillip Madery and subsequently
sold by him via Ebay January 2002 - and now residing in my collection.