Bronze depicting the head of Constantius I and the Genius of the Roman people (296-297 CE)

Denomination: 

Bronze, AE 1

Date: 
296 CE to 297 CE
Material: 

Bronze

Mint: 

Trier

Actual Location (Collection/Museum): 
American Numismatic Society; Id: 1944.100.5888
See: http://numismatics.org/collection/1944.100.5888
Name of Ruler: 

Constantius I

Obverse (Image and Inscription): 

Image: Laureate head of Constantius I looking right

Inscription: CONSTANTIVS NOB CAES

Reverse (Image and Inscription): 

Image: Genius standing left, holding patera and cornucopia

Inscription: GENIO POPVLI ROMANI

Diameter (mm): 
26.00mm
Weight (g): 
8.02g
Commentary: 

RIC VI, Treveri, no. 213a, p. 183.

For a commentary about this type see Bronze depicting Diocletian and the Genius of the Roman people (mint of Antioch, 294 CE).

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