6-137

RIC VI, CYZICUS [after 95], CONSTANTINE, UNLISTED FOR RULER, OFFICINA Є

  

OBVERSE

IMPCFLVALCONSTANTINVSPFAVG [IMP C FL VAL CONSTANTINVS P F AVG]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

GENIOAV-GVSTI CMH [GENIO AVGVSTI CMH]; Genius stg. l., modius on head, naked but for chlamys over l. shoulder, r. holding patera (from which liquor flows), l. cornucopiae. Dot in left field, Є in right field. MKV in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED FOR RULER. RIC lists this type only for Maximinus (cf. CYZICUS 95; BM B.5063, 6.82 g, cited in RIC).

General note from p. 576: "A very small issue, of slightly lighter weight, containing only Genio Augusti CMH (plain Genius) and Sole Invicto for Licinius and Maximinus, with Iovi Conservatori for Maximinus. [...] ranging from scarce to very rare [...] Date, c. 312".

Coin should be listed after CYZICUS 95.

See also:
CYZICUS [before 95], LICINIUS, UNLISTED FOR RULER, OFFICINA Є
CYZICUS [before 95], LICINIUS, UNLISTED FOR RULER, OFFICINA ς
CYZICUS [after 95], CONSTANTINE, UNLISTED FOR RULER, OFFICINA ς

NOTES

Weight 6.0 g; diameter 20 mm. From Kelly Zane's collection.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski