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RIC VI, ROMA [before 367], CONSTANTINE, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [D], REVERSE VARIETY

  

OBVERSE

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

REVERSE

MARTICON-SERVATORI [MARTI CONSERVATORI]; Mars stg. l., looking r., r. leaning on reversed spear or sceptre, l. on shield. Star in left field. RS in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - D. Not attested for obv. legend 1a (p. 391). General note about this issue from p. 349: "Marti Conservatori from P and S [...] the coins are scarce. The issue, which was comparatively small, falls in the first half of 313". Note also rev. variety: Mars is stg. left instead of right. See CORRIGENDA, VOL. VI, p. 391. Coin should be listed before ROMA 367.

NOTES

Weight 3.7 g. Coin sold on eBay in July 2007 for $78.50.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski