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RIC VI, AQUILEIA [before 130], CONSTANTINE, UNLISTED ISSUE [SOLI INVICTO COMITI]

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTINVSPFAVG [CONSTANTINVS P F AVG]; bust r., laur., cuir.

REVERSE

SOLIINVICTOCOMITI [SOLI INVICTO COMITI]; bust of Sol r., radiate and draped, seen from rear.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED ISSUE. RIC lists similar unmarked issue only for Treveri [TREVERI 886-895] (p. 227). See CORRIGENDA, VOL. VI, p. 227. Note that distinction between coins of this type minted in Ticinum and Aquileia is based on style and could be disputable. Coin should be listed before AQUILEIA 130.

See also:
TICINUM [before 115], CONSTANTINE, UNLISTED ISSUE [SOLI INVICTO COMITI]

NOTES

Weight 4.62 g; diameter 22 mm. Coin sold on eBay in March 2013 for $108.29 [Thanks to the collaboration of Tomasz Speier].

Other specimens:

- sold on Dr. Busso Peus auction 380 (lot 935) in November 2004 for EUR 340; weight 4.14 g [click for picture];

- from Brent Upchurch's collection [click for picture];

- sold on eBay in June 2008 for $73; weight 4.71 g [click for picture];

- sold on CNG auction 84 (lot 1511) in May 2010 for $260; now in the Robert Bernobich Collection; weight 4.63 g; diameter 22 mm [click for picture];

- from Ben Bridgwater's collection [click for picture];

- sold on Roma Numismatics E-Sale 41 (lot 998) in December 2017 fro GBP 32; weight 4.58 g; diameter 22 mm [click for picture];

- sold on Savoca Numismatik 7th blue auction, session II (lot 1558) in May 2018 for EUR 40; weight 3.06 g; diameter 21 mm [click for picture];

- from the Genio popvli romani Collection; weight 4.00 g; diameter 21 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski