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RIC VI, LONDINIUM [before 228], CONSTANTINE, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [Y]

  

OBVERSE

C-ONSTANTINVSPAVG [CONSTANTINVS P AVG]; bust l., laur., cuir., r. holding spear forward, shield on l. arm [Y].

REVERSE

PRINCIPII-VVENTVTIS [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 - Y. Not attested for obv. legend 1e (p. 137). Not listed in Huvelin. Coin should be listed before LONDINIUM 228.

NOTES

Weight 4.67 g; diameter 22 mm. Coin sold on eBay in May 2010 for $92.54 [Thanks to the collaboration of Tomasz Speier].

Other specimens:

- specimen sold on eBay in September 2013 for $440.43; weight 3.70 g; diameter 22.5 mm; obv. legend breaks O-N N-T; rev. legend break V-V [click for picture] [Thanks to the collaboration of Tomasz Speier].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski