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Cyzicus Mint

'Constantinopolis"  - Constantinian Commemorative Issues

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ER509 - Constantinian Commemorative Issue, Dedicated the to foundation of Constantinople (A.D. 330-333), Bronze Follis, 2.25g., 17mm, Cyzicus mint (Belkis, Turkey), 5th officina,  helmeted bust representing Constantinopolis, with reversed spear, helmet with pearl diadem, wearing imperial cloak, CONSTANTINOPOLIS, rev.,  Victory standing left on prow, holding spear and shield, SMKЄ in exergue (RIC 92), practically as struck, dark patina, superb. $95

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ER517 - Constantinian Commemorative Issue, Dedicated the to foundation of Constantinople (A.D. 330-333), Bronze Follis, 2.64g., 18mm, Cyzicus mint (Belkis, Turkey), 5th officina,  helmeted bust representing Constantinopolis, with reversed spear, helmet with pearl diadem, wearing imperial cloak, CONSTANTINOPOLIS, rev.,  Victory standing left on prow, holding spear and shield, SMKЄ in exergue (RIC 73), extremely fine. $85