6-2316

RIC VI, ANTIOCHIA [after 79], CONSTANTINE, UNLISTED ISSUE [HERCVLI CONS CAES]

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTI-NVSNOBCAES [CONSTANTINVS NOB CAES]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

HERCVLI-[CO]NSCAES [HERCVLI CONS CAES]; Hercules stg. r., head l., r. leaning on club, l. holding up apples and lion's skin. Crescent SMA [reversed sigma] star in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED ISSUE. Not attested for Constantine but cf. ANTIOCHIA 67 (NAC 59, lot 1159, 5.33 g) minted for Severus. Coin should be listed after ANTIOCHIA 79.

See also:
ANTIOCHIA [after 101], CONSTANTINE, UNLISTED ISSUE [HERCVLI CONS CAES]

NOTES

Aureus. Weight 5.32 g. Coin sold on Myntkompaniet auction 20 (lot 457) in May 2021 for SEK 39,000.

Other specimens:

- from eBay, February 2020; weight 5.29 g [click for picture] [Thanks to the collaboration of Ben Bridgwater].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski