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RIC VI, LONDINIUM [after 177], CONSTANTINE, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [CC] AND REVERSE VARIETY

  

OBVERSE

CO-NSTANTINVSPAVG [CONSTANTINVS P AVG]; bust l., laur., helm., cuir., r. holding spear forward, shield on l. arm [CC].

REVERSE

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

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - CC. Not attested for obv. legend 1e (p. 135-136). For this bust type see also CORRIGENDA, VOL. VI, p. 134. Note also that Sol's chlamys is falling from l. shoulder and hanging behind. This rev. variety is not listed in Huvelin. Listed in Cloke-Toone as a minor variant together with unlisted LONDINIUM [after 177] (7.03.038). Coin should be listed in RIC after LONDINIUM 177.

See also:
LONDINIUM [after 177], CONSTANTINE, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [CC]

NOTES

From Ancients.info; posted by Congius.

Other specimens:

- specimen sold on eBay in March 2015 for EUR 106; weight 3.90 g; diameter 21 mm; obv. legend break C-O [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski