7-2063

RIC VII, CONSTANTINOPLE [after 135A], CONSTANTIUS II, UNLISTED FOR RULER, OFFICINA S

  

OBVERSE

ANEPIGRAPHIC (no legend); head r. with plain diadem, looking upwards.

REVERSE

CONSTAN-TIVSCAESAR [CONSTANTIVS CAESAR]; Victory advancing l., holding wreath, palm branch. C•S in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED FRO RULER. RIC lists this issue only for Constantine II [CONSTANTINOPLE 135A, in "Addenda and Corrigenda" (p. 719)], Constans [CONSTANTINOPLE 136] and Dalmatius [CONSTANTINOPLE 136A, in "Addenda and Corrigenda" (p. 719)]. Coin should be listed after CONSTANTINOPLE 135A.

See also:
CONSTANTINOPLE [after 135A], CONSTANTIUS II, UNLISTED FOR RULER, OFFICINA Γ

NOTES

Siliqua. Weight 2.98 g; diameter 20 mm. Coin sold on Obolos Webauction 6 (lot 943) in November 2016 for CHF 420.

Other specimens:

- sold on Nomos auction 16 (lot 224) in May 2018 for CHF 650; weight 2.91 g; diameter 19.5 mm; rev. legend break T-I [click for picture].

- from Gorny & Mosch auction 142 (lot 3002), October 2005; weight 2.93 g; rev. legend break T-I [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski