6-005

RIC VI, LONDINIUM [after 287], CONSTANTINE, UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND [1g] AND BUST TYPE [C]

  

OBVERSE

CONSTA-NTINVSAG [CONSTANTINVS AG] [1g]; bust r., laur., helm., cuir., r. holding spear forward, shield on l. arm [C].

REVERSE

SOLIINV-I-CTOCOMITI [SOLI INVICTO COMITI]; Sol stg. r., head l. chlamys over l. shoulder and hanging behind, r. raised, l. holding up globe. Star in left field. PLN in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND [1g] AND BUST TYPE - C. Neither obv. legend nor bust type is attested for this issue (p. 140). Note that reverse of this issue is incorrectly described in RIC (see CORRIGENDA, VOL. VI, p. 140). Not listed in Huvelin. Listed in Cloke-Toone (7.14.009; this coin). Should be listed in RIC after LONDINIUM 287.

NOTES

Weight 3.92 g; diameter 22 mm. PLate coin in Cloke-Toone. Sold on Triton VI (lot 1083) in January 2003 for $525; sold in CNG Coinshop (no. 909711) in October 2011 for $695.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski