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

  

OBVERSE

C-ONSTANTINVSPAVG [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, 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). Listed in Huvelin (no. 52). Coin should be listed after LONDINIUM 177.

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

NOTES

Weight 4.911 g. From the British Museum Collection (reg. no. 1927,0616.130).

Other specimens:

- specimen sold on Thesaurus "Sirius" auction in December 2009 for EUR 150; weight 3.90 g [click for picture];

- specimen from Huvelin (plate 8, no. 52) [click for picture];

- specimen offered on Art Coins Roma auction in May 2012; weight 3.99 g; diameter 22 mm [click for picture];

- specimen offered on Art Coins Roma auction in May 2012; weight 4.20 g; diameter 21 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski