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RIC VII, ARLES 296, CONSTANTIUS II, REVERSE VARIETY, BUST TYPE B3

  

OBVERSE

FLIVLCONSTANTIVSNOBC [FL IVL CONSTANTIVS NOB C]; bust r., laur., dr., cuir., seen from back.

REVERSE

VIRTVS-CAESS [VIRTVS CAESS]; gateway with four turrets, no doors, varying number of stone layers, star above. QA[crescent]RL in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

REVERSE VARIETY. Coin similar to ARLES 296 except for absence of wide open decorated doors.

See also:
ARLES 291, CONSTANTINE I, REVERSE VARIETY, OFFICINA P
ARLES 291, CONSTANTINE I, REVERSE VARIETY, OFFICINA S
ARLES 294, CONSTANTINE II, REVERSE VARIETY
ARLES 297, CONSTANTIUS II, REVERSE VARIETY, BUST TYPE B4 l.
ARLES 313, CONSTANTINE I, REVERSE VARIETY
ARLES 321, CONSTANTINE I, REVERSE VARIETY

NOTES

Weight 2.07 g; diameter 19-20 mm. Ex Keith Metzer Collection; ex Beast Coins. Sold on VAuctions Sale 237 (lot 134) in November 2009 for $44.

Other specimens:

- rom NVMMVS BIBLE II (NBD no. 36753); weight 3.01 g [click for picture] [Thanks to the collaboration of David Berthod].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski