Constantine I; AE3, barbarous imitation
Description: Constantine I (306 - 337 AD). AE3, barbarous imitation. Blundered legend; helmeted, laureate and cuirassed bust right / Blundered legend; Two Victories facing & inscribing VOT PR on shield placed on altar.
Diameter: AE17 mm
Weight: 2,38 g
Attribution: RIC VII 190p
Commentary: dark green patina, good obverse
History: The production of imitative coinage was probably motivated by the shortage of "small change" and occurred mainly in the outskirts of the Empire - Britain, Gaul and the Danube.
Article Number: 057-01-03-42384