6-1664

RIC VI, LONDINIUM [after 187], CONSTANTINE, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [DD]

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTINVSAV-G [CONSTANTINVS AVG]; bust l., rad., helm., cuir., sceptre over r. shoulder, shield on l. arm [DD].

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 - DD. Not attested for obv. legend 1g (p. 136). For this bust type see also CORRIGENDA, VOL. VI, p. 134. Note sceptre instead of spear. Not listed in Huvelin. Listed in Cloke-Toone (7.03.052). Coin should be listed in RIC after LONDINIUM 187.

NOTES

Weight 4.53 g; diameter 23 mm. Sold on London Coin Galleries auction 4, session 1 (lot 102) in June 2017 for GBP 200.

Other specimens:

- specimen from Baldwins Winter 2013-14 Fixed Price List (lot AR085); plate coin in Cloke-Toone; weight 4.80 g [click for picture];

- specimen from VCoins (Antiken); weight 3.60 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski