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Constantius II AE 18

Constantius II AE 18, Emperor AD 337-361, minted at Siscia AD 355-361, RIC 372, 2.88 gms, Obverse:  diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of Constantius II facing right, DN CONSTANTIVS PF AVG, Reverse:  Roman soldier spearing a fallen (most likely Persian) horseman, FEL TEMP REPARATIO, M in the left field, Gamma SISD in exergue, graded Near EF by the numismatist/dealer from whom I purchased it, this coin has lovely brown patina and lots of detail in the portrait and in the reverse scene, with full and clear legends on both sides, well centered and struck and attractive, Asking price:  $59 includes priority shipping and insurance in the U.S., registered to other countries (see shipping information page)

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Constantius II AE 23

Constantius II AE 23, Emperor AD 337-361, minted at Cyzicus, RIC 93a (?), 23 mm, 4.5 gms, Obverse:  diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of Constantius II facing right, DN CONSTANTIVS PF AVG, Reverse:  Roman soldier advancing left, spearing a fallen Persian horseman, Gamma in upper left field, FEL TEMP REPARATIO, dot SMK Delta in exergue, a very attractive coin with glossy gray patina, nicely struck portrait of Constantius II, a detailed reverse in all its devices, full and clear legends on both sides, well struck and centered, Asking price:  $43 includes priority shipping and insurance in the U.S., registered to other countries (see shipping information page)

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Constantius II AE Centenionalis

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