Constantine I, VLPP, Ticinum Mint, R2
Silvered Æ3; 18mm/3.0gm, struck 319 AD
Con/ complete and crisp legends, perfect centering on both sides, glossy dark green patina beneath silver highlights. Two small 'digger blemishes' on each side, otherwise extremely fine.
OBV/ IMP CONSTANT-INVS MAX AVG; laur. helmeted and cuir. bust r.
REV/ VICTORIAE LAETAE PRINCE PERP; twin Victories holding a shield inscribed with VOT PR on an altar inscribed with a C.
Ticinum Mint; ST in exergue
Ref/ RIC Vol VII Ticinum 90 = Rare 2
Seller's Note/ On the reverse, please note that the Victory on the left is actually presented holding a stylus, or other tool, in the very act of inscribing. As far as we know, only the minters of Ticinum added this detail.