Coin Catalogue

Fausta c.290 – 326 A.D.

Second wife of Constantine I and daughter of Maximian. Fausta was blamed for presenting false accusations of intended rape against her by Crispus, her stepson. Constantine then had his son murdered as a result. When the plot was revealed Constantine avenged Crispus’s innocence by having her boiled to death.



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RIC 12 (Constantinople) AE3 Obv: FLAVMAXFAVSTAAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: SALVSREIPVBLICAE Exe: SMT – Salus standing left, holding a baby in each arm. 326 (Constantinopolis). $111,197 12/16/03.




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RIC 12 (Constantinople) AE3 Obv: FLAVMAXFAVSTAAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: SALVSREIPVBLICAE Exe: /CONS – Salus standing left, holding baby in each arm. 326 (Constantinopolis).



RIC 29 (Cyzicus) AE3 Obv: FLAVMAXFAVSTAAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: SPESREIPVBLICAE Exe: SMK – Spes standing left, holding two babies. 324-325 (Cyzicus).



RIC 40 (Alexandria) AE3 Obv: FLAVMAXFAVSTAAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: SPESREIPVBLICAE Exe: SMAL – Spes standing left, holding two babies. 325-326 (Alexandria).



RIC 49 (Thessalonica) AE3 Obv: FAVSTANF – Draped bust right.
Rev: No legend Exe: TS – Star within laurel wreath. $500 9/19/01.



RIC 50 (Cyzicus), LRBC 1186 AE3 Obv: FLAVMAXFAVSTAAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: SPESREIPVBLICAE Exe: •SMK• – Spes standing left, holding two babies. $200 1/16/02.



RIC 51 (Thessalonica), LRBC 824 AE3 Obv: FAVSTANF – Draped bust right.
Rev: No legend – Eight-pointed star in laurel wreath. 318-319 (Thessalonica). $675 1/13/03.



RIC 55 (Sirmium) AE3 Obv: FLAVMAXFAVSTAAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: SALVSREIPVBLICAE Exe: SIRM – Salus standing left, holding two babies. 324-325 (Sirmium). $21 4/3/03.



RIC 62 (Antioch), LRBC 1332v AE3 Obv: No legend – Draped bust right.
Rev: FLAVMAX/FAVSTA/AVG/SMANTA Exe: over • – Legend in four lines. $800 5/22/02.



RIC 69 (Antioch) AE3 Obv: FLAVMAXFAVSTAAVG – Wavy hairdo bust right with pearl necklace, draped.
Rev: SPESREIPVBLICAE Exe: SMANT – Spes standing left, holding two babies. 325-326 (Antioch).



RIC 80 (Heraclea) AE3 Obv: FLAVMAXFAVSTAAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: SPESREIPVBLICAE Exe: SMH – Spes standing left, holding two babies. 325-326 (Heraclea).



RIC 86 (Heraclea) AE3 Obv: FLAVMAXFAVSTAAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: SPESREIPVBLICAE Exe: SMH• – Spes standing left, holding two babies. 326 (Heraclea).



RIC 131 (Nicomedia), LRBC 1093 AE3 Obv: FLAVMAXFAVSTAAVG – Bare-headed bust right, wearing necklace.
Rev: SPESREIPVBLICAE Exe: SMTS – Spes standing left, holding two babies. 325-326 (Nicomedia). $9 6/1/03.



RIC 161 (Thessalonica) AE3 Obv: FLAVMAXFAVSTAAVG – Bare-headed bust right, wearing necklace.
Rev: SPESREIPVBLICAE Exe: SMTS – Salus standing to the left, holding two children to her breast. 326-328 (Thessalonica). $16 3/2/03.



RIC 162 (Thessalonica) AE3 Obv: FLAVMAXFAVSTAAVG – Diademed bust right, necklace.
Rev: SPESREIPVBLICAE Exe: SMTS – Salus standing to the left, holding two children to her breast.



RIC 204 (Ticinum) AE3 Obv: FLAVMAXFAVSTAAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: SPESREIPVBLICAE Exe: T – Spes standing left, holding two babies. 326 (Ticinum).



RIC 205 (Siscia) AE3 Obv: FLAVMAXFAVSTAAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: SPESREIPVBLICAE Exe: •SIS• – Spes standing left, holding two babies. 326 (Siscia).



RIC 294 (Rome) AE3 Obv: FLAVMAXFAVSTAAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: SPESREIPVBLICAE Exe: R – Spes standing left, holding two babies. 326-327 (Rome).


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