6-947

RIC VI, LONDINIUM [after 228], 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

PRINCIPIIVV-ENTVTIS [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 - CC. Not attested for obv. legend 1e (p. 137). Listed in Huvelin (no. 137). Coin should be listed after LONDINIUM 228.

NOTES

Weight 4.75 g; diameter 22 mm. Coin sold on eBay in June 2014 for EUR 102. Now in the Nemesis Collection.

Other specimens:

- specimen sold on Heidelberger Münzhandlung Herbert Grün auction in May 2011 for EUR 155; weight 3.89 g; rev. legend break I-V [click for picture];

- specimen from Huvelin (plate 12, no. 137); Boursies hoard, no. 328; rev. legend breaks I-V-V [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski