Very Rare 'Divo Claudio' Commemorative Issue
Ae 16mm/ 1.3gm - Struck ca. 317-318 AD
OBV/ DIVO CLAVDIO OPTIMO IMP; laur. and dr. bust r.
REV/ REQVIES OPTIMO-RVM MERITORVM; emp. seated l. in curule chair, raising r. hand, holding sceptre.
Siscia Mint; SIS in exergue
Ref/ RIC 43 = rarity 3
Seller's Note: During the years 317-318, Constantine I issued a small number of coins struck to commemorate previous Roman emperors elevated to God-hood; IE, Maximinus, Constantius I (his father), and Claudius II.