6-642

RIC VI, LONDINIUM [before 138], CONSTANTINE, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [Y]

  

OBVERSE

C-ONSTANTINVSPAVG [CONSTANTINVS P AVG]; bust l., laur., cuir., holding spear forward, shield on l. arm [Y].

REVERSE

ADVEN-TVSAVG [ADVENTVS AVG]; prince riding l., r. raised, l. holding up spear, on horse pawing seated captive to l. Star in right field. PLN in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - Y. Not attested for obv. legend 1e (p. 134). Not listed in Huvelin. Listed in Cloke-Toone (7.01.010). Should be listed in RIC before LONDINIUM 138.

NOTES

Weight 4.29 g. Plate coin in Cloke-Toone. From the British Museum Collection (reg. no. B.94).

Other specimens:

- specimen sold on eBay in March 2012 for $307; now in Brent Upchurch's collection; weight 4.1 g; diameter 22 mm [click for picture] [Thanks to the collaboration of Tomasz Speier];

- specimen sold on eBay in September 2012 for $86.56 [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski