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RIC VI, TICINUM [after 90], CONSTANTINE, UNLISTED ISSUE [VIRTVS MILITVM], OFFICINA S

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTI-NVSPFAVG [CONSTANTINVS P F AVG]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

VIRTVS-MILITVM [VIRTVS MILITVM]; camp-gate with three turrets, no door. ST in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED ISSUE. Issue not attested in RIC VI. Listed in: Günther Dembski, "Die Argenteiprägung Ticinums in der 3. Tetrarchie. (Eine Ergänzung zu RIC VI)", [in:] Mélanges de numismatique: offerts à Pierre Bastien à l'occasion de son 75e anniversaire, H Huvelin, M. Christol, G. Gautier (eds.), Wetteren 1987, pp. 169-173 and plate 12. Coin should be listed after TICINUM 90.

See also:
TICINUM [after 90], CONSTANTINE, UNLISTED ISSUE [VIRTVS MILITVM], OFFICINA P
TICINUM [after 90], MAXIMIAN HERCULIUS, UNLISTED ISSUE [VIRTVS MILITVM], OFFICINA S
TICINUM [after 90], MAXIMIAN HERCULIUS, UNLISTED ISSUE [VIRTVS MILITVM], OFFICINA T

NOTES

Argenteus. Weight 3.24 g. Coin sold on Rauch auction 77 (lot 659) in April 2006 for EUR 900. The same specimen listed in Dembski's article cited above on p. 170 with remarks: "1984 im Territorium von Carnuntum gefunden" and "Das Stück verbleibt weiter in Privatbesitz". The given weight is 3.67 g (sic!). See picture no. 3 from plate 12 [Thanks to the collaboration of dr. Maurizio Colombo].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski