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Displaying records 1 to 17 of 17 total results.
Date
A.D. 316
Mint
Rome
Obverse
IMP LICINIVS P F AVG: Laureate and cuirassed bust of Licinius I r., wearing a paludamentum, seen from behind
Reverse
VOTA P-VBLICA: Isis standing l., wearing a basileion, holding a sistrum in her raised r. hand and a situla in her l.
Diameter
16.0
Weight
1.72
Reference
L. Ramskold, ‘A die link study of Constantine’s pagan Festival of Isis tokens and affiliated coin-like ‘fractions’: chronology and relation to major imperial events’, JNG 66 (2016), no. 029., M&M 61, 07-08.10.1982, lot 1170.
Date
A.D. 321
Mint
Rome
Obverse
CONSTAN-TINVS AVG: Laureate head of Constantine I r.
Reverse
VO-T-A PVB-LICA: Isis standing l. on galley with oars sailing l., wearing a basileion, with drapery billowing behind her and holding sail in both hands
Diameter
15.0
Weight
1.31
Reference
L. Ramskold, ‘A die link study of Constantine’s pagan Festival of Isis tokens and affiliated coin-like ‘fractions’: chronology and relation to major imperial events’, JNG 66 (2016), no. 054.
Date
A.D. 321
Mint
Rome
Obverse
CRISPVS NOB CAES: Laureate and cuirassed bust of Crispus r., wearing a paludamentum
Reverse
V-OTA PV-BLL-C-A (sic) or V-OTA PV-BLI-C-A: Isis standing l. on galley with oars sailing l., head turned back r., wearing a basileion, with drapery billowing behind her and holding sail in both hands
Diameter
14.0
Weight
1.08
Reference
A. Alföldi, Isis-szertartások Rómában a negyedik század keresztény császárai alatt = A Festival of Isis in Rome under the Christian Emperors of the IVth Century (Dissertationes Pannonicae ex Instituto Numismatico et Archaeologico Universitatis de Petro Pàzmàny Nominatae Budapestinensis Provenientes, Serie II, 7), Budapest 1937, no. 30, pl. I, 27, L. Ramskold, ‘A die link study of Constantine’s pagan Festival of Isis tokens and affiliated coin-like ‘fractions’: chronology and relation to major imperial events’, JNG 66 (2016), no. 080.
Date
A.D. 326
Mint
Rome
Obverse
CRISPVS NOB CAES: Laureate and cuirassed bust of Crispus r., wearing a paludamentum
Reverse
VOTA-P-VBLICA: Anubis standing l., wearing a tunic, a mantle over his shoulders and boots, holding a branch in his r. hand and a caduceus in his l.
Diameter
16.0
Weight
1.53
Reference
A. Alföldi, Isis-szertartások Rómában a negyedik század keresztény császárai alatt = A Festival of Isis in Rome under the Christian Emperors of the IVth Century (Dissertationes Pannonicae ex Instituto Numismatico et Archaeologico Universitatis de Petro Pàzmàny Nominatae Budapestinensis Provenientes, Serie II, 7), Budapest 1937, no. 32, pl. I, 36., L. Ramskold, ‘A die link study of Constantine’s pagan Festival of Isis tokens and affiliated coin-like ‘fractions’: chronology and relation to major imperial events’, JNG 66 (2016), no. 097.
Date
A.D. 329
Mint
Rome
Obverse
FL VAL CONSTANTIVS NOB C: Laureate and cuirassed bust of Constantius II l., wearing a paludamentum, seen from behind
Reverse
VOTA P-VBLICA: Anubis standing l., wearing a tunic, a mantle over his shoulders and boots, holding a branch in his r. hand and a caduceus in his l.
Diameter
16.0
Weight
1.52
Reference
A. Alföldi, Isis-szertartások Rómában a negyedik század keresztény császárai alatt = A Festival of Isis in Rome under the Christian Emperors of the IVth Century (Dissertationes Pannonicae ex Instituto Numismatico et Archaeologico Universitatis de Petro Pàzmàny Nominatae Budapestinensis Provenientes, Serie II, 7), Budapest 1937, no. 47, pl. I, 41., L. Ramskold, ‘A die link study of Constantine’s pagan Festival of Isis tokens and affiliated coin-like ‘fractions’: chronology and relation to major imperial events’, JNG 66 (2016), no. 110.
Date
A.D. 321
Mint
Rome
Obverse
CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C: Laureate and cuirassed bust of Constantine II r.
Reverse
V-OTA PV-BLL-C-A (sic) or [VOTA PV]BL[ICA] (break uncertain): Isis standing l. on galley with oars sailing l., head turned back r., wearing a basileion, with drapery billowing behind her and holding sail in both hands
Diameter
14.0
Weight
1.12
Reference
L. Ramskold, ‘A die link study of Constantine’s pagan Festival of Isis tokens and affiliated coin-like ‘fractions’: chronology and relation to major imperial events’, JNG 66 (2016), no. 122.
Date
A.D. 348 - A.D. 361
Mint
Rome
Obverse
D N CONSTAN-TIVS P F AVG: Pearl-diademed bust of Constantius II l., wearing a consular garb, holding a scepter in his r. hand and a mappa in his l.
Reverse
No legend: Isis standing l. in a tensa drawn by two mules, holding a sistrum in her r. hand and the reins in her l.
Diameter
14.0
Weight
1.69
Reference
A. Alföldi, Isis-szertartások Rómában a negyedik század keresztény császárai alatt = A Festival of Isis in Rome under the Christian Emperors of the IVth Century (Dissertationes Pannonicae ex Instituto Numismatico et Archaeologico Universitatis de Petro Pàzmàny Nominatae Budapestinensis Provenientes, Serie II, 7), Budapest 1937, no. 56, pl. II, 4., J.P.C. Kent, The Roman Imperial Coinage. The family of Constantine I. A.D. 337-364, vol. VIII, London 1981, p. 302, no. 488.
Date
A.D. 348 - A.D. 361
Mint
Rome
Obverse
D N CONSTAN-TIVS P F AVG: Pearl-diademed bust of Constantius II l., wearing a consular garb, holding a scepter in his r. hand and a mappa in his l.
Reverse
No legend: Isis standing l. in a tensa drawn by two mules, holding a sistrum in her r. hand and the reins in her l.
Diameter
14.0
Weight
1.25
Date
A.D. 395 - A.D. 423
Mint
Rome
Obverse
D N HONORI-VS P F AVG: Pearl-diademed, draped, cuirassed bust of Honorius right.
Reverse
ASINA: Donkey standing right suckling a foal.
Diameter
15.0
Weight
1.25
Reference
A. Alföldi, 'Asina. Eine dritte Gruppe heidnischer Neujahrsmünzen im spätantiken Rom', GNS 2 (7), 1951, p. 59., C. Mondello, ‘Re-reading the So-called «Asina tokens»: Religious Diversity in Late Antiquity’, AJN 32 (2020), pp. 277-278, no. 8, Pl. 24.7.
Date
A.D. 395 - A.D. 423
Mint
Rome
Obverse
PROVI-DENTIA R M: Female bust with crown ending in a crescent shape (Isis?) right.
Reverse
ROMA: Donkey standing right suckling a foal; a scorpion above.
Diameter
14.0
Weight
2.04
Reference
A. Alföldi, 'Asina. Eine dritte Gruppe heidnischer Neujahrsmünzen im spätantiken Rom', GNS 2 (7), 1951, pp. 57-66., A. Hess, Römische Münzen, Sammlungen F. A. Walters und P. H. Webb, Montag, den 9. Mai 1932 und folgende Tage, lot 2768., C. Mondello, ‘Re-reading the So-called «Asina tokens»: Religious Diversity in Late Antiquity’, AJN 32 (2020), p. 278, no. 9, Pl. 24.8., Martinetti and Nervegna, Médailles grecques et romaines. Aes grave, 18 Novembre 1907 et les jours suivants (Paris 1907), lot 2100.
Date
A.D. 361 - A.D. 363
Mint
Rome
Obverse
FL CL IVLIA-NVS P F AVG: Pearl-diademed, helmeted, and cuirassed bust of Julian l., holding a shield over his l. shoulder, seen from behind
Reverse
VOTA P-VBLICA: Harpocrates standing l., naked but for a mantle over his l. shoulder, setting his r. forefinger to his mouth and holding cornucopia in his l. hand
Diameter
13.0
Weight
1.33
Date
A.D. 363 - A.D. 364
Mint
Rome
Obverse
D N IOVIA-NVS P F AVG: Pearl-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of Jovian r., wearing a paludamentum
Reverse
VOTA-PVBLICA: Isis seated facing on high-backed throne, wearing a basileion, and suckling Horus-Harpocrates
Diameter
16.0
Weight
2.77
Reference
Spink & Son, 24.11.1982, lot 295.
Date
A.D. 363 - A.D. 364
Mint
Rome
Obverse
D N IOVIA-NVS P F AVG: Pearl-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of Jovian r., wearing a paludamentum
Reverse
VOTA-PVBLICA: Anubis standing l., wearing a tunic, a mantle over his shoulders and boots, holding a sistrum in his r. hand and a caduceus in his l.
Diameter
17.0
Weight
1.48
Reference
A. Alföldi, Isis-szertartások Rómában a negyedik század keresztény császárai alatt = A Festival of Isis in Rome under the Christian Emperors of the IVth Century (Dissertationes Pannonicae ex Instituto Numismatico et Archaeologico Universitatis de Petro Pàzmàny Nominatae Budapestinensis Provenientes, Serie II, 7), Budapest 1937, no. 86., J.P.C. Kent, The Roman Imperial Coinage. The family of Constantine I. A.D. 337-364, vol. VIII, London 1981, p. 304, no. 510.
Date
A.D. 364 - A.D. 378
Mint
Rome
Obverse
D N VALEN-S P F AVG: Pearl-diademed and cuirassed bust of Valens r.
Reverse
VO-TA P-V-BLICA or VOTA PV-BLICA: Isis, head turned r., wearing a basileion, holding a sistrum in her r. hand and a long scepter in her l., seated facing on the dog Sothis, who is running r.
Diameter
24.0
Weight
5.27
Date
A.D. 364 - A.D. 378
Mint
Rome
Obverse
D N VALEN-S P F AVG: Pearl-diademed and cuirassed bust of Valens r., wearing a paludamentum
Reverse
VOTA PVBLICA: River-god reclining l., half draped, holding a ship in his r. hand, and leaning with his l. arm on an overturned urn, from which water flows
Diameter
16.0
Weight
1.24
Date
A.D. 364 - A.D. 375
Mint
Rome
Obverse
D N VALENTINI-ANVS P F AVG: Pearl-diademed and cuirassed bust of Valentinian I r., wearing a paludamentum
Reverse
VOTA P-VBLICA or VOTA PV-BLICA or VOTA P-V-BLICA: Anubis standing l., wearing a tunic, a mantle over his shoulders and boots, holding a sistrum in his r. hand and a caduceus in his l.
Diameter
14.0
Weight
1.56
Reference
A. Alföldi, Isis-szertartások Rómában a negyedik század keresztény császárai alatt = A Festival of Isis in Rome under the Christian Emperors of the IVth Century (Dissertationes Pannonicae ex Instituto Numismatico et Archaeologico Universitatis de Petro Pàzmàny Nominatae Budapestinensis Provenientes, Serie II, 7), Budapest 1937, no. 94, pls. III, 9, and XV, 5.
Mint
Rome
Obverse
DEO SA-RAPIDI or DEO SAR-APIDI or VOTA P-VBLICA: Draped and bearded bust of Serapis r., wearing a modius
Reverse
VOTA-PVBLICA or VOTA P-VBLICA: Isis seated facing with head turned r. on high-backed throne, wearing a basileion, and suckling Horus-Harpocrates
Diameter
18.0
Weight
3.3
Reference
A. Alföldi, Isis-szertartások Rómában a negyedik század keresztény császárai alatt = A Festival of Isis in Rome under the Christian Emperors of the IVth Century (Dissertationes Pannonicae ex Instituto Numismatico et Archaeologico Universitatis de Petro Pàzmàny Nominatae Budapestinensis Provenientes, Serie II, 7), Budapest 1937, no. 154, pls. IV, 10, and XIII, 15.
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