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RIC VI, ROMA 351a, CONSTANTINE, OFFICINA T [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. RT 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 P [CONFIRMATION]
ROMA 351a, CONSTANTINE, OFFICINA S [CONFIRMATION]
ROMA 351a, CONSTANTINE, OFFICINA Q [CONFIRMATION]

NOTES

Weight 3.88 g; diameter 22 mm. Sold on VCoins (Athena Numismatics) for $450.

Other specimens:

- sold on eBay in May 2018 for GBP 11.50; weight 3.80 g; diameter 22 mm [click for picture];

- from Savoca Numismatik 9th Blue Auction, session II (lot 1845), August 2018; weight 3.66 g; diameter 22 mm [click for picture];

- from CNG eAuction 192 (lot 292), July 2008; weight 5.10 g; diameter 22 mm [click for picture];

- sold on Savoca Numismatik 6th Blue Auction, session II (lot 1373) in April 2018 for EUR 20; weight 4.13 g; diameter 23 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech StÍpniewski