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RIC VI, LONDINIUM [after 221], CONSTANTINE, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [CC]

  

OBVERSE

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

REVERSE

PRINCIP-IIV-VE-NTVTIS [PRINCIPI IVVENTVTIS]; Prince stg. facing, head l., in military dress, holding standard in each hand. Star in right field. PLN in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - CC. Not attested for obv. legend 1g (p. 137). For this bust type see also CORRIGENDA, VOL. VI, p. 134. Not listed in Huvelin. Listed in Cloke-Toone (7.06.017). Should be listed in RIC after LONDINIUM 220.

NOTES

Weight 4.01 g. From William Sharp Ogden, "A find of Roman bronze coins on the Little Orme's Head, North Wales. Supplement no. 2", British Numismatic Journal 1912, p. 83 and plate V, no. 2.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski