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RIC VI, ROMA [after 358], CONSTANTINE, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [K]

  

OBVERSE

FLVALCONSTANTINVSAVG [FL VAL CONSTANTINVS AVG]; bust l., laur., dr., cuir., seen from rear [K].

REVERSE

PACIP-ERPET [PACI PERPET]; Pax stg. facing, head l., r. holding branch, l. standard; in field to l. XII. RQ in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - K. Not attested for obv. legend 1c (p. 390-1). Note that bust type K is listed for the whole Group V (i) (p. 386), but not for any particular issue. Coin should be listed after ROMA 358.

NOTES

Half-follis. Weight 2.04 g; diameter 19 mm. Coin sold on Pecunem 30 (lot 566) in April 2015 for EUR 200.

Other specimens:

- sold on CNG eAuction 350 (lot 583) in May 2015 for $150; weight 1.58 g; diameter 17 mm [click for picture];

- sold on eBay in July 2003 for $28; diameter 20 mm [click for picture];

- sold on VAuctions auction 222 (lot 145) in February 2009 for $261; weight 1.8 g; diameter 17 mm [click for picture];

- sold on eBay in February 2018 for $60; from VCoins (Victor's Imperial Coins); weight 1.28 g; diameter 17-18 mm [click for picture];

- sold on FORVM ANCIENT COINS (officina letter uncertain; seller gives "P"); weight 2.158 g; diameter 17.2 mm [click for picture];

- from CNG auction XXIX (lot 834), March 1994 (officina letter uncertain; seller gives "S"); weight 2.36 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski