6-1229

RIC VI, LONDINIUM 177, CONSTANTINE, BUST TYPE VARIETY [BAND]

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTINVSPAV-G [CONSTANTINVS P AVG]; bust l., helmet with band, cuir., spear over l. shoulder, shield on l. arm.

REVERSE

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

NOT IN RIC

BUST TYPE VARIETY. Specimen similar to LONDINIUM 177 except for band on helmet instead of laurel wreath. Listed in Cloke-Toone as a minor variant together with LONDINIUM 177 (7.03.036).

See also:
LONDINIUM 203, CONSTANTINE, BUST TYPE VARIETY [BAND]
LONDINIUM [after 258], CONSTANTINE, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [H] [VARIETY WITH BAND]

NOTES

Weight 4.55 g; diameter 21.4-23.3 mm. Coin sold on Spink auction 15006 (lot 87) in September 2015 for GBP 320 (ex Toone collection).


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski