7-359

RIC VII, CONSTANTINOPLE [before 136], CONSTANTINE II, UNLISTED ISSUE, OFFICINA I

  

OBVERSE

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

REVERSE

CONSTANTINVSCAESAR [CONSTANTINVS CAESAR]; four standards. C•I in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED ISSUE. RIC does not list this reverse type with m.m. pattern C•A (p. 588). Coin should be listed before CONSTANTINOPLE 136.

See also:
CONSTANTINOPLE [before 136], CONSTANTINE II, UNLISTED ISSUE, OFFICINA Z

NOTES

Miliarense. Weight 3.95 g; diameter 24 mm. Coin sold on Triton X (lot 790) in January 2007 for $1,900; sold on CNG auction 105 (lot 972) in May 2017 for $1,900.

Other specimens:

- sold on Numismatica Ars Classica auction 46 (lot 716) in April 2008 for CHF 2,750; weight 4.33 g; probably from the same dies [click for picture];

- sold on Artemide auction XXVII (lot 271) in December 2009 for EUR 1,300; weight 4.14 g; probably from the same dies [click for picture];

- sold on Rauch auction in March 2010 for EUR 1,050; weight 4.14 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski