6-915

RIC VI, ROMA [after 31b], CONSTANTIUS, UNLISTED FOR RULER

  

OBVERSE

CONSTAN-TIVSCAES [CONSTANTIVS CAES]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

VICTORI-ASARMAT [VICTORIA SARMAT]; the four princes sacrificing over tripod before gate in six-turreted enclosure. R in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED FOR RULER. RIC lists this rev. type only for Diocletian and Maximian Herculius (p. 353). Coin should be listed after ROMA 31b.

NOTES

Argenteus. Weight 3.12 g; diameter 20 mm. Coin sold on CNG auction 85 (lot 1181) in September 2010 for $1,700.

Other specimens:

- sold on Roma Numismatics E-LIVE Auction 4 (lot 938) in November 2018 for GBP 400 (attribution uncertain, could be ROMA 38a with "A" in exergue; see, however, another example of ROMA 38a, undoubtedly from officina A; weight 3.09 g; diameter 19 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski