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RIC VI, LONDINIUM 145, CONSTANTINE, [CORRECTION]

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTINVSPAVG [CONSTANTINVS P AVG] [1e]; bust l., rad., helm., cuir., spear (sceptre?) over r. shoulder, shield on l. arm.

REVERSE

ADVENT-VSAVGGNN [ADVENTVS AVGG NN]; prince riding l., r. raised, l. holding up spear, on horse pawing seated captive to l. Star in right field. PLN in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

[CORRECTION]. RIC lists for this issue only obv. legend 1d (p. 135). Listed in Huvelin (no. 18; specimen from British Museum, cited below). Note that there is an error in RIC and the specimen from British Museum has obv. legend 1e, not 1d. See Huvelin, p. 35; see also CORRIGENDA, VOL. VI, p. 135. Coin should be listed as corrected LONDINIUM 145.

NOTES

Weight 3.86 g. From the British Museum Collection (reg. no. B.99).

Other specimens:

- specimen sold on Roma Numismatics auction XIII (lot 1264) in March 2017 for GBP 550; weight 3.24 g; diameter 22 mm [click for picture];

- specimen sold on eBay in April 2009 for $84.01; weight 2.96 g; diameter 22 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski