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RIC VI, ROMA 351a, CONSTANTINE, OFFICINA P [CONFIRMATION]

  

OBVERSE

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

REVERSE

SPQROPTIMOPRINCIPI [S P Q R OPTIMO PRINCIPI]; legionary eagle facing l. between two vexilla. RP in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

[CONFIRMATION]. RIC lists this type with remark "Confirmation required". Note that attribution of this bust type could be disputable: CORRIGENDA, VOL. VI, BUST TYPES SEEN FROM REAR.

See also:
ROMA 351a, CONSTANTINE, OFFICINA S [CONFIRMATION]
ROMA 351a, CONSTANTINE, OFFICINA T [CONFIRMATION]
ROMA 351a, CONSTANTINE, OFFICINA Q [CONFIRMATION]

NOTES

Weight 4.15 g; diameter 22 mm. From VCoins (Athena Numismatics).

Other specimens:

- sold on Tauler & Fau E-Auction 40 – Ancient World Vol. IV (lot 2472) in October 2019 for EUR 10; weight 3.88 g [click for picture];

- from CNG Coinshop (no. 819793), sold for $95; weight 4.22 g; diameter 22 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski