6-1749

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

  

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 falling down, r. raised, l. holding up globe. RT 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 P
ROMA 338a, CONSTANTINE, [CONFIRMATION], OFFICINA S

NOTES

Weight 5.75 g; diameter 22 mm. Coin sold on eBay in October 2017 for GBP 23.08.

Other specimens:

- sold on eBay in December 2017 for GBP 23; weight 4.75 g; diameter 23 mm [click for picture];

- from CGB Numishop (brm_488149), sold for EUR 70; Chitry Hoard (no. 638); weight 3.93 g; diameter 22 mm [click for picture];

- sold on Solidus Numismatik Chance-Auktion 24 (lot 2327) in January 2018 for EUR 45 [lot of 5 coins] [click for picture];

- sold on eBay in March 2018 for GBP 2.40; weight 3.60 g; diameter 21 mm [click for picture];


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski