6-1535

RIC VI, ANTIOCHIA 14, CONSTANTIUS, [CORRECTION]

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTI-VSNOBCAES [CONSTANTIVS NOB CAES]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

HERCVLI-CONSCAES [HERCVLI CONS CAES]; Hercules stg. facing, head l., r. leaning on club, l. holding up apples and lion's skin. Dot in l. field. SMA [reversed sigma]* in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

[CORRECTION]. Dot is placed in l. field, not in exergue. Note also misprint: obv. legend should be marked 3b, not 3a. See CORRIGENDA, VOL. VI, p. 614.

NOTES

Aureus. Weight 5.32 g. Cited in RIC. From the British Museum Collection (reg. no. 1860,0329.35).

Other specimens:

- from the American Numismatic Society Collection (reg. no. 1948.19.253); weight 5.30 g; diameter 29.5 mm (sic!; probably 20.5 mm) [click for picture].

- sold on CNG eAuction 294 (lot 786) in January 2013 for $3,750; weight 5.31 g; diameter 20 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski