7-1120

RIC VII, ARLES [after 19], CONSTANTINE I, REVERSE VARIETY, BUST TYPE B4

  

OBVERSE

IMPCCONSTANTINVSPFAVG [IMP C CONSTANTINVS P F AVG]; bust r., laur., dr., cuir.

REVERSE

SOLIINV-I-CTOCOMITI [SOLI INVICTO COMITI]; Sol advancing l., chlamys flying under l. arm, globe in l. hand, raising r. hand. QARL in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

REVERSE VARIETY. Similar to rev. of ARLES 19 except for Sol holding globe up insteaf of close to body. Listed in Ferrando (p. 69, no. 30), but note that Ferrando also erroneously corrects the description of ARLES 20 (see CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 235). Coin should be listed after ARLES 19.

NOTES

From NVMMVS BIBLE II (NBD no. 51286).

Other specimens:

- sold on eBay in February 2011 for $142.19 (now in Brent Upchurch's collection); diameter 23 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski