7-2695

RIC VII, CONSTANTINOPLE [after 122], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND [1b] AND BUST TYPE [E5], OFFICINA H

  

OBVERSE

ANEPIGRAPHIC (no legend) [1b]; head r. with rosette-diadem, looking upwards [E5].

REVERSE

CONSTANTINVSAVG [CONSTANTINVS AVG]; four standards. CONSH in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND [1b] AND BUST TYPE [E5]. Not attested for this rev. type (p. 587). But cf. CONSTANTINOPLE 99 (Paris, 4.96 g, 22.5 mm; cited in RIC) from the previous issue with m.m. CONS. See also: Lars Ramskold, "The silver emissions of Constantine I from Constantinopolis, and the celebration of the millennium of Byzantion in 333/334 CE", Jahrbuch für Numismatik und Geldgeschichte 2016, vol. 68, pp. 145-198.

Coin should be listed after CONSTANTINOPLE 122.

See also:
CONSTANTINOPLE [after 122], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND [1b] AND BUST TYPE [E5], OFFICINA A
CONSTANTINOPLE [after 122], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND [1b] AND BUST TYPE [E5], OFFICINA Δ
CONSTANTINOPLE [after 122], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND [1b] AND BUST TYPE [E5], OFFICINA IA

NOTES

Miliarense. Weight 5.26 g; diameter 23 mm. Sold on Solidus Numismatik Premium-Auktion 31 (lot 113) in June 2018 for EUR 5,500.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski