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RIC VII, ARLES 280, CONSTANTINE I, OBVERSE LEGEND VARIETY

  

OBVERSE

CONSTAN•-TINVSAVG [CONSTAN•TINVS AVG]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

PROVIDEN-TIAEAVGG [PROVIDENTIAE AVGG]; gateway with two turrets, star above, no doors, varying number of stone layers. S*AR• in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

OBVERSE LEGEND VARIETY. Coin similar to ARLES 280 except for dot in obv. legend.

NOTES

Weight 2.86 g; diameter 18-20 mm. Ex Keith Metzer. Ex BEAST COINS. Sold on VAuctions 236 (lot 103) in November 2009 for $60.

Other specimens:

- from Beast Coins; different obv. die; weight 2.63 g; diameter 18-19 mm; Ex Keith Metzer [click for picture];

- from Wildwinds (contributed by Dane Kurth); different obv. die [click for picture];

- sold on CGB Monnaies 36 (lot 979) in October 2008 for EUR 125; weight 3.04 g; diameter 19.5 mm [click for picture];

- from Savoca Numismatik 8th blue auction, session II (lot 1397), July 2018; weight 2.45 g; diameter 17 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski