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RIC VI, ROMA 338a, CONSTANTINE, [CONFIRMATION], OFFICINA P

  

OBVERSE

IMPCONSTANTINVSPFAVG [IMP CONSTANTINVS P F AVG]; bust r., laur., dr., cuir., seen from rear.

REVERSE

SOLIINV-I-CTOCOMITI [SOLI INVICTO COMITI]; Sol stg. r., head l., chlamys over left shoulder and flying, r. raised, l. holding up globe. RP in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

[CONFIRMATION]. Type listed in RIC with annotation "Confirmation required" (see footnote 4 on p. 389). General note about this issue from p. 348-9: "[Also common] was Soli Invicto Comiti, in different versions, of which three are primary and often very common: produced from all four officinae [...] The whole issue, in which the four officinae seem to be fairly evenly used throughout, falls late in 312 and early 313". For bust type see: CORRIGENDA, VOL. VI, BUST TYPES SEEN FROM REAR. See also: CORRIGENDA, VOL. VI, p. 388-390.

See also:
ROMA 338a, CONSTANTINE, [CONFIRMATION], OFFICINA S
ROMA 338a, CONSTANTINE, [CONFIRMATION], OFFICINA T

NOTES

Weight 3.00 g; diameter 22 mm. Coin sold on eBay in January 2018 for GBP 23.

Other specimens:

- sold on eBay in March 2018 for GBP 10.49; weight 3.60 g; diameter 24 mm; chlamys falling from l. shoulder [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski