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RIC VI, LONDINIUM [before 150], CONSTANTINE, UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND

  

OBVERSE

IMPCCONSTANTINVSPAVG [IMP C CONSTANTINVS P AVG]; bust r., laur., cuir.

REVERSE

COMITI-AVGGNN [COMITI AVGG NN]; Sol stg. l., chlamys falling from l. shoulder, r. holding up globe, l. whip. Star in right field. PLN in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND. Obv. legend IMP C CONSTANTINVS P AVG is not listed in RIC VI. Listed in Huvelin (no. 25; from Sarzeau hoard, no. 2158; no picture, regarded as an imitation). Should be listed before LONDINIUM 150.

NOTES

Weight 4.05 g. From the British Museum Collection (reg. no. 1980,1110.2; obv. legend described as IMP CONSTANTINVS P AVG (sic!)).

Other specimens:

- specimen from the Zenon M. Collection; weight 4.40 g; diameter 22.95 mm [click for picture];

- specimen offered on Mike R. Vosper Coins for GBP 115; weight 4.30 g; diameter 23 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski