6-491

RIC VI, LONDINIUM [after 132], CONSTANTINE, UNLISTED ISSUE [SOLI INVICTO COMITI]

  

OBVERSE

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

REVERSE

SOLIINVICTOCOMITI [SOLI INVICTO COMITI]; Bust of Sol r., rad., dr., cuir.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED ISSUE. RIC lists similar unmarked issue only for Treveri [TREVERI 886-895] (p. 227). Listed in: G. Gautier, "An Unpublished Nummus of Constantine I of the Mint of London", Numismatic Chronicle 1992, p. 157-160. Listed in Cloke-Toone (6.04.001). See also CORRIGENDA, VOL. VI, p. 227. Coin should be listed after LONDINIUM 132.

NOTES

Weight 4.37 g. From Gautier's article cited above (Plate 36, no. 1).

Other specimens:

- specimen sold on Jacquier auction in September 2013 for EUR 1,000; weight 4.25 g [click for picture];

- specimen sold on eBay in October 2014 for EUR 467; sold on Roma Numismatics E-SALE 17 (lot 1017) in April 2015 for GBP 550; weight 4.26 g; diameter 24 mm [click for picture];

- specimen sold on Spink auction 15007 (lot 660) in December 2015 for GBP 220; ex Toone collection; weight 4.09 g; diameter 22.9-23.0 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski