6-1301

RIC VI, LONDINIUM [after 227], CONSTANTINE, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [L]

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTINVSPAVG [CONSTANTINVS P AVG]; bust l., laur., cuir. [L].

REVERSE

PRINCIPIIV-VENTVTIS [PRINCIPI IVVENTVTIS]; Prince stg. facing, head l., cloak hanging from l. shoulder, r. holding globe, l. reversed spear. Star in right field. PLN in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - L. Not attested for obv. legend 1e (p. 137). Note that it may be unclear if there is an elaborate cuirass, as the present author believes, or a mantle. Coin should be listed after LONDINIUM 227.

NOTES

Weight 3.72 g; diameter 23 mm. Coin sold on Roma Numismatics auction in March 2014 for GBP 200.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski