6-747

RIC VI, LUGDUNUM [before 244], CONSTANTINE, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [A]

  

OBVERSE

IMPCCONSTANTINVSPFAVG [IMP C CONSTANTINVS P F AVG]; bust r., laur., cuir. [A].

REVERSE

PRINCIPI-IV-VE-NTVTIS [PRINCIPI IVVENTVTIS]; Prince stg. facing, head l., in military dress, holding standard in each hand. N in right field. PLC in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - A. Not attested for obv. legend 3a (p. 260). Listed in Bastien Lyon I (p. 234, no. 465). Coin should be listed before LUGDUNUM 244.

NOTES

Weight 6.90 g; diameter 25 mm. From Via-Agrippa.

Other specimens:

- specimen sold on eBay in November 2010 for $116.56; ex Robert Bernobich Collection; sold on VAuctions sale 309 (lot 407) in July 2014 for $80; weight 5.65 g; diameter 26 mm; rev. legend breaks I-IVVE-N [click for picture].

- specimen from Bastien Lyon I, plate LII, no. 465a; weight 6.70 g; rev. legend breaks I-IVVE-N [click for picture];

- specimen from Bastien Lyon I, plate LII, no. 465b; weight 5.80 g; rev. legend breaks I-IVVE-N [click for picture];

- specimen from Bastien Lyon I, plate LII, no. 465c; weight 6.31 g [click for picture];

- specimen from Bastien Lyon I, plate LII, no. 465d; weight 7.40 g; rev. legend breaks I-IVVE-N [click for picture];

- specimen sold sold on Compagnie Générale de Bourse auction in July 2001 for EUR 121; weight 6.75 g; diameter 27 mm [click for picture];

- specimen from VCoins (Victor's Imperial Coins); weight 6.30 g; diameter 25 mm; rev. legend breaks I-IVVE-N [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski