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RIC VI, LONDINIUM [after 208], CONSTANTINE, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [DD]

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTINVSA-VG [CONSTANTINVS AVG]; bust l., rad., helm., cuir., spear over r. shoulder, shield on l. arm [DD].

REVERSE

CONCOR-DMILIT [CONCORD MILIT]; Concordia stg. slightly l., holding standard in each hand. Star in right field. PLN in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - DD. Not attested for obv. legend 1g (p. 136). Not listed in Huvelin. Listed in Cloke-Toone (7.04.034). Should be listed in RIC after LONDINIUM 208.

NOTES

Weight 3.9 g; diameter 23 mm. Coin sold on eBay in December 2012 for EUR 155.06.

Other specimens:

- specimen sold on Classical Numismatic Group Mail Bid Sale 63 (lot 1534) in May 2003 for $500; weight 4.49 g [click for picture];

- specimen from the British Museum Collection (reg. no. 1988,0136.4); obv. legend uncertain (attribution given by BM); weight 3.27 g [click for picture];

- specimen from FORVM ANCIENT COINS; posted by Noviomagus; weight 3.70 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski