Gallus (Caesar 351-354 A.D.) - AE3 - 17.02mm, 2.52gr
|Obverse - DN FL CL CONSTANTIVS NOB CAES
Gallus, his bare-headed, draped and
cuirassed bust right.
|Reverse - FEL TEMP REPARATIO,
R star Epsilon in Exergue,
Helmeted soldier advancing left, shield on left arm,
spearing fallen horseman who is bare-headed,
turns to face soldier and extends left arm, with shield on ground at right.
|Minted at officina Epsilon in Rome
in 354 A.D., during his reign as Caesar under Constantius II
Kent, J.P.C., "Roman Imperial Coinage", Vol. 8 (RIC), Rome, p274, nr. 278, obverse G5.
Failmezger, V., "Roman Bronze Coins From Paganism To Christianity 294-364 A.D.", nr 463a5CG
Carson, R.A.G., Hill, P.V., & Kent, J.P.C., "Late Roman Bronze Coinage", Part II, p60, .nr 676
Van Meter, D., "Handbook of Roman Imperial Coins", p303, nr 7, variety with Ol/8