6-1048

RIC VI, AQUILEIA [after 73b], CONSTANTINE, UNLISTED FOR RULER

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTINVSNOBCAES [CONSTANTINVS NOB CAES]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

VIRTVSAVG-GETCAESSNN [VIRTVS AVGG ET CAESS NN]; prince [actually Virtus] stg. l., in military dress, r. holding up small Victory, l. supporting spear and shield resting on ground; to l., seated captive. AQΓ in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED FOR RULER. RIC lists this issue only for Severus and Maximinus (p. 321). Listed in Paolucci & Zub (no. 208). See also CORRIGENDA, VOL. VI, p. 321. Coin should be listed in Group III after AQUILEIA 73b.

NOTES

Weight 10.90 g. Sold on Triton I (lot 1683) in December 1977 for $575. From Paolucci & Zub (p. 72, no. 208) [Thanks to the collaboration of Tomasz Speier].

Other specimens:

- specimen sold on Holy Land e-Auction 1 (lot 110) in February 2015 for $750; weight 7.52 g; diameter 27 mm; rev. legend unbroken [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski