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RIC VII, CONSTANTINOPLE 79, CONSTANTINOPOLI, BUST TYPE VARIETY, OFFICINA IA

  

OBVERSE

CONSTAN-TINOPOLI [CONSTANTINOPOLI]; bust l., laur. helmet with plume, wearing imperial cloak, reversed spear.

REVERSE

Victory stg. l. on prow, holding spear and shield. CONSIA• in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

BUST TYPE VARIETY. Specimen similar to CONSTANTINOPLE 79 except for laur. helmet with plume, like on Urbs Roma coins. See also CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 90.

See also:
ROME 355, CONSTANTINOPOLIS, BUST TYPE VARIETY, OFFICINA Є
THESSALONICA 188, CONSTANTINOPOLIS, BUST TYPE VARIETY, OFFICINA Є
HERACLEA 157, CONSTANTINOPOLI, BUST TYPE VARIETY, OFFICINA Γ
HERACLEA 157, CONSTANTINOPOLI, BUST TYPE VARIETY, OFFICINA Δ
CONSTANTINOPLE 63, CONSTANTINOPOLI, BUST TYPE VARIETY, OFFICINA Ζ
CONSTANTINOPLE 63, CONSTANTINOPOLI, BUST TYPE VARIETY, OFFICINA ΙΑ
NICOMEDIA 196, CONSTANTINOPOLI, BUST TYPE VARIETY, OFFICINA Є
CYZICUS 92, CONSTANTINOPOLI, BUST TYPE VARIETY, OFFICINA Α
CYZICUS 92, CONSTANTINOPOLI, BUST TYPE VARIETY, OFFICINA B
CYZICUS 92, CONSTANTINOPOLI, BUST TYPE VARIETY, OFFICINA Δ
CYZICUS 92, CONSTANTINOPOLI, BUST TYPE VARIETY, OFFICINA Є
CYZICUS 92, CONSTANTINOPOLI, BUST TYPE VARIETY, OFFICINA S
CYZICUS 93, CONSTANTINOPOLI, BUST TYPE VARIETY, OFFICINA A
CYZICUS 107, CONSTANTINOPOLI, BUST TYPE VARIETY, OFFICINA Δ

NOTES

Weight 2.37 g; diameter 17.5 mm. From the American Numismatic Society Collection (reg. no. 1944.100.9298).

Other specimens:

- sold on eBay in September 2011 for $19; weight 2.60 g; diameter 18 mm [click for picture];

- sold on eBay in May 2012 for GBP 3.95 [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski