7-3367

RIC VII, CONSTANTINOPLE 131B, CONSTANTIUS II, UNLISTED OFFICINA I

  

OBVERSE

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

REVERSE

CONSTAN-TIVSCAESAR [CONSTANTIVS CAESAR]; Victory advancing l., holding wreath, palm branch. M in left field. CONSI in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OFFICINA - I. RIC lists only officina S (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.

NOTES

Siliqua. Weight 3.07 g. From Ramskold's paper cited above, p. 152, fig. 2, L.

Other specimens:

- from Ramskold's paper cited above, p. 152, fig. 2, K (Paris. 9568 or 9548); weight 3.20 g; rev. legend breaks N-T-I [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski