6-1450

RIC VI, TREVERI 620a, CONSTANTIUS, REVVERSE LEGEND VARIETY

  

OBVERSE

CONSTAN-TIVSPFAVG [CONSTANTIVS P F AVG]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

HERCVLICONSE-R•AVGGETCAESSNN [HERCVLI CONSER • AVGG ET CAESS NN]; Hercules stg. r., head l., r. leaning on club, l. holding bow; lion's skin over l. shoulder, quiver behind r. shoulder. TR in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

REVERSE LEGEND VARIETY. Specimen similar to TREVERI 620a (from the British Museum Collection (reg. no. 1924,0103.14; 5.19 g) except for dot in rev. legend.

NOTES

Aureus. Weight 5.37 g. Coin sold on Leu Numismatik auction 91 (lot 678) in May 2004 for CHF 12,000; sold on Numismatica Ars Classica auction 84 Part I (lot 1184) in May 2015 for CHF 50,000.

Other specimens:

- specimen sold on Rauch auction 92 (lot 1464) in April 2013 for EUR 7,500; weight 5.34 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski