7-674

RIC VII, ARLES [after 286], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [B5]

  

OBVERSE

CONSTAN-TINVSAVG [CONSTANTINVS AVG]; bust r., laur., cuir. [B5].

REVERSE

PROVIDEN-TIAEAVGG [PROVIDENTIAE AVGG]; gateway with two turrets, star above, no doors, varying number of stone layers. PA[crescent]RL in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - B5. Not attested for obv. legend 1 (p. 265). Coin should be listed after ARLES 286.

NOTES

Weight 2.19 g; diameter 18-20 mm. Ex Keith Metzer; ex Beast Coins. Sold on VAuctions sale 236 (lot 105) in November 2009 for $46.

Other specimens:

- from Paweł Kubiczek's collection; weight 2.50 g; diameter 20 mm [click for picture];

- sold on eBay in August 2018 for GBP 10.52; weight 2.80 g; diameter 19 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski