7-1120

RIC VII, ARLES [before 20], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [B4]

  

OBVERSE

IMPCCONSTANTINVSPFAVG [IMP C CONSTANTINVS P F AVG]; bust r., laur., dr., cuir. [B4].

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

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - B4. Not attested for obv. legend 1 and this rev. type (which is identical with ARLES 20 but erroneously described in RIC; see CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 235). Listed in Ferrando (p. 69, no. 30). Coin should be listed before ARLES 20.

NOTES

From NVMMVS BIBLE II (NBD no. 51286).

Other specimens:

- specimen 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