6-2276

RIC VI, TREVERI [before 617], CONSTANTIUS, UNLISTED ISSUE [TEMPORVM...; 8 aurei]

  

OBVERSE

IMPCONSTANTIVSPIVSFELIXAVG [IMP CONSTANTIVS PIVS FELIX AVG]; bust r., laur., wearing imperial mantle, holding eagle-tipped sceptre.

REVERSE

TEMP-ORVM-FELI-CITAS [TEMPORVM FELICITAS]; four emperors, togate, sacrificing from paterae over tripod-altar before tetrastyle temple with wreath in pediment. PTR in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED ISSUE. RIC lists medallion of 4 aurei from Arras Hoard (TREVERI 617) with the same rev. legend and bust type. Coin should be listed before TREVERI 617.

NOTES

AV medallion of 8 aurei. Weight 42.95 g. From Arras Hoard. Now in the Bibliothèque nationale de France [Thanks to the collaboration of Ben Bridgwater].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski