6-767

RIC VI, TREVERI [after 842], CONSTANTINE, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [D]

  

OBVERSE

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

REVERSE

PRINCIPIIV-VENTVTIS [PRINCIPI IVVENTVTIS]; prince stg. r. in military dress, r. holding transverse spear, l. globe. T in left field, F in right field. PTR in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - D. Not attested for obv. legend 1a (p. 225). Coin should be listed after TREVERI 842.

NOTES

Weight 6.51 g; diameter 25 mm. Coin sold on Classical Numismatic Group auction in April 2010 for $130.

Other specimens:

- specimen offered on Classical Numismatic Group auction in May 2010; weight 7.25 g; diameter 26 mm [click for picture].

- specimen sold on eBay in July 2011 for $145; now in Brent Upchurch's collection; weight 5.86 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski