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RIC VII, ARLES 66, CONSTANTINE I, [CORRECTION]

  

OBVERSE

IMPCONSTANTINVSAVG [IMP CONSTANTINVS AVG]; bust l., laur., wearing trabea, sceptre in l. hand, Victory on globe in r. hand.

REVERSE

SOLIINV-I-CTOCOMITI [SOLI INVICTO COMITI]; Sol stg. r., looking l., chlamys across l. shoulder, globe in l. hand, raising r. S in left field, F in right field. TARL in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

[CORRECTION]. RIC lists unique specimen from Vienna and marks bust as I1 l. Actually, the bust is rather a variety of bust I2 l. (trabea instead of drapery).

NOTES

Weight 2.54 g; diameter 16.7-20 mm. From the Münzkabinett of the Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien Collection (object no. RÖ 60897).

Other specimens:

- sold on eBay in August 2013 for $35; now in Constantine Venetis' collection; weight 2.70 g; diameter 25 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski