7-298

RIC VII, ARLES [after 313], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE

  

OBVERSE

CONSTA-[?] (probably NTINVSAVG) [CONSTANTINVS AVG]; bust r., helmeted, cuir. [D2]

REVERSE

VIRTV-SAVGG [VIRTVS AVGG]; gateway with wide open doors of varying design, four turrets, varying number of stone layers, star above. S in left field, F in right field. ARLS in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - D2. RIC lists only bust types B1 and E3 (p. 268). Coin should be listed after ARLES 313, but could be also regarded as an ancient imitation.

NOTES

Coin sold on Allegro in December 2006 for c. $38.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski