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RIC Volume VIII - Family of Constantine: Cyzicus Mint


Constans, AE4, Before April 340, First Group, Cyzicus, Officina 6
D N CONSTA_NS P F AVG
Laureate head right
GLOR_IA EXERC_ITVS
Two soldiers standing facing one another, each holding reversed spear in outer hand and resting inner hand on shield set on ground, one standard with pellet on banner between them
SMKS in exergue
14mm x 16mm, 1.52g
RIC VIII, 18 (C2)


Divus Constantine I, AE4, 347-348, First Group, Cyzicus, Officina 8
DV CONSTANTI_NVS P T AVGG
Veiled head right
VN | MR
Constantine I, veiled, standing right
SMKH in exergue
15mm x 16mm, 1.47g
RIC VIII, 46 (C)


Constantius II, AE4, 347-348, First Group, Cyzicus, Officina 7
D N CONSTAN_TIVS P F AVG
Pearl-diademed head right
VOT / XX / MVLT / XXX
Legend surrounded by laurel wreath terminating in large jewel
SMKZ in exergue
14mm x 15mm, 1.28g
RIC VIII, 48 (C)


Constans, AE4, 347-348, First Group, Cyzicus, Officina 5
D N CONSTA_NS P F AVG
Pearl-diademed head right
VOT / XX / MVLT / XXX
Legend surrounded by laurel wreath terminating in rosette
SMKE in exergue
16mm, 1.87g
RIC VIII, 51 (C)


Constantius II, AE Centenionalis, 348-350, Second Group, Second Series, Cyzicus, Officina 4
D N CONSTAN_TIVS P F AVG
Pearl-diademed, draped, cuirassed bust left, globe in right hand
FEL TEMP-REPARATIO
Emperor in military dress standing left, wearing pearl-diadem, labarum with Chi-Rho on banner in right hand, left hand resting on shield, two bound captives before
Pellet | pellet in left field to left and right of far captive
*SMKD in exergue
20mm x 21mm, 4.72g
RIC VIII, 75 variant (C for type)
Ex Gorny & Mosch, Auction 159-162, Lot 3073, October 2007

Notes: RIC specifically states the emperor on the reverse is bare-headed for this issue. Also, RIC does not describe any examples with pellets in the fields for this series.


Constantius II, AE Centenionalis, 348-350, Second Group, Second Series, Cyzicus, Officina 2
D N CONSTAN_TIVS P F AVG
Pearl-diademed, draped, cuirassed bust left, globe in right hand
FEL TEMP-REPARATIO
Emperor in military dress standing left, standard with cross on banner in right hand, left hand resting on shield, two bound captives before
* in left field
SMKB in exergue
20mm x 22mm, 3.61g
RIC VIII, 84 (C)


Constantius II, AE Centenionalis, 351-354, Third Group, First Series, Cyzicus, Officina 5
D N CONSTAN_TIVS P F AVG
Pearl-diademed, draped, cuirassed bust right
FEL TEMP RE_PARATIO
Helmeted soldier standing left, shield on left arm, spearing fallen horseman, shield on ground at right, horseman beardless and wearing pointed cap, turning to face soldier, right hand raised, falling over horse
G in left field
SMKE in exergue
22mm x 24mm, 5.63g
RIC VIII, 93A (--) (Unattested Officina)
Ex Gorny & Mosch, Auction 159-162, Lot 3073, October 2007


Constantius II, AE Centenionalis, 351-354, Third Group, First Series, Cyzicus, Officina 1
D N CONSTAN_TIVS P F AVG
Pearl-diademed, draped, cuirassed bust right
FEL TEMP RE_PARATIO
Helmeted soldier standing left, shield on left arm, spearing fallen horseman, shield on ground at right, horseman beardless and wearing pointed cap, turning to face soldier, right hand raised, falling over horse
G in left field
Pellet SMKA in exergue
21mm x 24mm, 5.06g
RIC VIII, 96 (C2)


Constantius Gallus, AE Half Centenionalis, 351-354, Third Group, Third Series, Cyzicus, Officina 5
D N FL CL CONSTANTIVS NOB CAES
Bare head, draped, cuirassed bust right
FEL TEMP-REPARATIO
Helmeted soldier standing left, shield on left arm, spearing fallen horseman, shield on ground at right, horseman beardless and wearing pointed cap, turning to face soldier, right hand raised, falling over horse
SMKE in exergue
17mm x 18mm, 2.18g
RIC VIII, 106 (S)


Julian II, AE3, November 3, 361-June 26, 363, Cyzicus, Officina 1
D N FL CL IVLI_ANVS P F AVG
Pearl-diademed, helmeted, draped, cuirassed bust left, shield in left hand, spear in right hand pointing forward
VOT / X / MVLT / XX
Legend within laurel wreath terminating in large jewel
CVZICA in exergue
20mm x 21mm, 2.98g
RIC VIII, 129 (R)