7-537

RIC VII, CYZICUS 24/25, CONSTANTINE I, HYBRID

  

OBVERSE

CONSTAN-TINVSAVG [CONSTANTINVS AVG]; head r., laur. [CYZICUS 24].

REVERSE

PROVIDEN-TIAECAESS [PROVIDENTIAE CAESS]; camp gate, two turrets, no doors, star above, varying number of stone layers. SMKΒ in exergue [CYZICUS 25-27].

NOT IN RIC

HYBRID. Obverse CYZICUS 24 with reverse CYZICUS 25-27 (p. 647-48). Note that the laurel wreath resembles a pearl diadem, so it could be also bust type E3 and hybrid with obverse CYZICUS 58 and reverse CYZICUS 63-64 (p. 652-53).

See also:
CYZICUS 24/25, CONSTANTINE I, HYBRID [IRREGULAR COIN]

NOTES

Weight 3.56 g; diameter 19.5 mm. Coin sold on eBay in February 2009 for $125.95.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski