6-730

RIC VI, LONDINIUM 153, CONSTANTINE, REVERSE VARIETY

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTINVSPFAVG [CONSTANTINVS P F AVG]; bust r., laur., cuir.

REVERSE

COMITI-AVGGNN [COMITI AVGG NN]; Sol stg. l., chlamys falling from l. shoulder and hanging behind, r. holding up globe, l. whip. Star in right field. PLN in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

REVERSE VARIETY. Specimen similar to LONDINIUM 153 except for Sol's chlamys falling from l. shoulder and hanging behind instead of falling from l. shoulder only. Not listed in Huvelin. Listed in Cloke-Toone together with LONDINIUM 153 as a minor variant (7.03.006).

NOTES

Weight 4.70 g. Sold on CNG auction for $42.90 [Thanks to the collaboration of Armin Scholz].

Other specimens:

- specimen from FORVM ANCIENT COINS; posted by Noviomagus [click for picture].

- specimen from William Sharp Ogden, "A find of Roman bronze coins on the Little Orme's Head, North Wales", British Numismatic Journal 1906, p. 40 and plate II, no. 27; weight 4.14 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski