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Constantinopolis Centenionalis

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Commemorative Series, 330-354. Centenionalis 19 mm, Heraclea, 330-333.

CONSTAN-TINOPOLIS Helmeted, laureate and mantled bust of Constantinopolis
to left, holding scepter over her left shoulder. Rev. •SMHΔ• Victory standing front,
head to left, placing her right foot on prow, holding scepter in her right hand
and resting her left on shield.

RIC 135.

Nearly extremely fine.

This commemorates the dedication of the new eastern capital of Constantinople