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RIC VI, TREVERI -/826, CONSTANTINE, HYBRID [IRREGULAR COIN]

  

OBVERSE

MPCONSTANTI-NVSAVG [IMP CONSTANTINVS AVG]; bust l., high-crested helmet, cuir., dr., spear across r. shoulder.

REVERSE

SOLIINVIC-TOCOMITI [SOLI INVICTO COMITI]; Sol, rad., naked to waist, stg. with head l. in facing quadriga, r. raised, l. holding globe and whip. PTR in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

HYBRID. Obverse of unlisted TREVERI [after 826] with reverse TREVERI 826. Note rather crude lettering (reversed "S" in SOLI). Probably an ancient imitation.

See also:
TREVERI 826/-, MAXIMINUS, HYBRID

NOTES

Billon argenteus. Weight 2.62 g. Coin sold on Gorny & Mosch auction 165 (lot 2284) in March 2008 for EUR 240.

Other specimens:

- specimen sold on Roma Numismatics E-SALE 33 (lot 548) in February 2017 for GBP 130 (probably from the same dies); weight 2.09 g; diameter 16 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski