6-2427

RIC VI, LONDINIUM [after 258], CONSTANTINE, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [J]

  

OBVERSE

C-ONSTANTINVSPAVG [CONSTANTINVS P AVG]; bust l., laur., helm., dr. (?), cuir., r. holding spear forward, shield on l. arm [J].

REVERSE

MARTICON-SERVATORI [MARTI CONSERVATORI]; Mars stg. r., r. leaning on reversed spear, l. supporting shield. Star in left field. PLN in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - J. Not attested for obv. legend 1e and this rev. type (p. 139). Listed in Cloke-Toone (7.10.015) with bust described as cuirassed and draped, but the alleged drapery could be in fact balteus, shoulder belt used to suspend sword or to support shield. Coin should be listed in RIC after LONDINIUM 258.

NOTES

Weight 4.61 g; diameter 22 mm. Plate coin in Cloke-Toone.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski