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Nummus: CM.6656-2007

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Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Constantius II (337-61) (Inferred)
Ruler: Constantine II (337-40) (Inferred)
Ruler: Helena (Struck in the name of)
Ruler: Constans (AD 333-50) (Inferred)
Mint: Rome (Inferred)
Mint: Treveri (Inferred)
State: Roman Empire




History note: Ex Ritchie W. Post

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 14.67 mm
Image(width): 14.92 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2007-11-19) by The Post Family Trust


337 CE - 340 CE


Mint mark illegible, possibly ┬ĚTRP

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Die Axis 180 degrees Weight 1.53 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Head of Helena right

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Pax standing left with sceptre and olive-branch

  • Text: [PAX PVB]LICA
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.6656-2007
Primary reference Number: 166219
RIC: 8.143.47?
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 15 December 2023 Last processed: Friday 15 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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