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RIC VI, ROMA 332, CONSTANTINE, REVERSE VARIETY

  

OBVERSE

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

REVERSE

SOLIINVI-C-TOCOMITI [SOLI INVICTO COMITI]; Sol stg. r., head facing., chlamys over l. shoulder and hanging behind, r. raised, l. holding up globe. RQ in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

REVERSE VARIETY. Specimen similar to ROMA 332 except for Sol's head facing, not looking l. (cf. TICINUM 133). But note that it could be an illusion because arrangement of Sol's radiate crown suggests that head is turned l. For description of reverses of ROMA 313-344 see also CORRIGENDA, VOL. VI, p. 388-390).

NOTES

Weight 4.93 g; diameter 23 mm. Coin sold on eBay in July 2017 for EUR 200.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski