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RIC VI, LONDINIUM [after 155], CONSTANTINE, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [F] [VARIETY WITH BAND]

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTINVSPFAVG [CONSTANTINVS P F AVG]; bust r., helmet with band, cuir. [F].

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 BUST TYPE - F, VARIETY WITH BAND. Specimen similar to unlisted LONDINIUM [after 155] except for band on helmet instead of laurel wreath. Listed in Huvelin (no. 29). Listed in Cloke-Toone as a minor variety together with LONDINIUM 155 (7.03.014). Should be listed in RIC after LONDINIUM 155.

See also:
LONDINIUM 177, CONSTANTINE, BUST TYPE VARIETY [BAND]
LONDINIUM 203, CONSTANTINE, BUST TYPE VARIETY [BAND]
LONDINIUM [after 258], CONSTANTINE, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [H] [VARIETY WITH BAND]
LONDINIUM [after 265], CONSTANTINE, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [BAND]

NOTES

Weight 3.83 g; diameter 22 mm. Sold on eBay in June 2019 for EUR 200.

Other specimens:

- from Huvelin (plate 6, no. 29); Boursies hoard, no. 327 [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski