Roman?

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  1. txguy

    txguy Active Member

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    Looking for info on this coin.
    Ancients aren’t my strong point.
     
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  3. Victor_Clark

    Victor_Clark standing on the shoulders of giants Dealer

    It's Delmatius, nephew of Constantine I

    Delmatius
    A.D. 335-337
    FL DELMATIVS NOB C; laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right.
    GLOR-IA EXERC-ITVS; Two soldiers helmeted, stg. facing one another, reversed spear in outer hands, inner hands on shields resting on the ground; between them one standard.
    In ex. BSIS
    RIC VII Siscia 256
     
  4. Matthew Kruse

    Matthew Kruse Young Numismatist

    Constantine is my guess. Wait for the experts to chime in tho. ;)
     
  5. Roman Collector

    Roman Collector Supporter! Supporter

    Here's mine!

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    Delmatius, as Caesar, AD 335-337.
    Roman billon reduced centenionalis, 1.47g, 16.4 mm, 1 h.
    Siscia, AD 336-337.
    Obv: FL DELMATIVS NOB C, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right.
    Rev: GLOR-IA EXERC-ITVS, two soldiers standing facing each other, each resting on on spear and shield, one standard between them; BSIS in exergue.
    Refs: RIC vii, p. 458, 256; LRBC 758; Cohen 4; RCV 16894.
     
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  6. ominus1

    ominus1 Supporter! Supporter

    ..kool man....local metal detector find :D (JK)...you may have now been bitten by the ancients bug....there's no known cure..(but who wants one eh?!) :)
     
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  7. Matthew Kruse

    Matthew Kruse Young Numismatist

    Haha, good one! :hilarious:
     
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  8. hotwheelsearl

    hotwheelsearl Well-Known Member

    Delmatius is a relatively expensive coin. Not bad
     
  9. Alegandron

    Alegandron "ΤΩΙ ΚΡΑΤΙΣΤΩΙ..." ΜΕΓΑΣ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΣ, June 323 BCE Supporter

    DELMATIUS

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    RI Delmatius 335-337 CE Quarter Folles CHI RHO banner flanked by 2 soldiers Sear 3131


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    RI Delmatius 335-337 CE Quarter Folles CHI RHO banner flanked by 2 soldiers
     
  10. Bing

    Bing Illegitimi non carborundum Supporter

  11. bcuda

    bcuda El Ibérico loco Supporter

    You got a good one !

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    Delmatius AE4.
    335-337 AD.
    Obv: FL DELMA-TIVS NOB C
    laureate & cuirassed bust right
    Rev: GLOR-IA EXERC-ITVS, two
    soldiers holding spears &
    shields with one standard
    between them, O on banner.
    SMANI in ex. Antioch
    RIC VII Antioch 112,
    1.69 grams
     
    Last edited: Apr 12, 2021
  12. PeteB

    PeteB Well-Known Member

    bcuda, I don’t see the “IVL” in the obverse legend. Great coin.
     
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  13. bcuda

    bcuda El Ibérico loco Supporter

    Thank you @PeteB for the help ! I corrected the title.
     
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