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RIC VII, CONSTANTINOPLE 131A, CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED OFFICINA Δ

  

OBVERSE

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

REVERSE

CONSTAN-TINVSAVG [CONSTANTINVS AVG]; Victory advancing l., holding wreath, palm branch. M in left field. CONSΔ in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OFFICINA - Δ. RIC lists for this type only officina A (in "Addenda and Corrigenda", p. 719). For detailed discussion of this issue see: 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.

See also:
CONSTANTINOPLE 131A, CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED OFFICINA B
CONSTANTINOPLE 131A, CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED OFFICINA H
CONSTANTINOPLE 131A, CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED OFFICINA IA

NOTES

Siliqua. Weight 3.259 g; diameter 21 mm. From the British Museum Collection (reg. no. 1897,0705.4).

Other specimens:

- from Ramskold's paper cited above, p. 152, fig. 2, E (Römermuseum Augst. M14); weight 3.24 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski