7-1978

RIC VII, CYZICUS 76, CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED OFFICINA Δ

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTI-NVSMAXAVG [CONSTANTINVS MAX AVG]; bust r., laur, dr., cuir.

REVERSE

GLOR-IAEXERC-ITVS [GLORIA EXERCITVS]; two soldiers helmeted, stg. facing one another, spear in outer hand, inner hand on shield set on ground; between them, two standards. SMKΔ in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OFFICINA - Δ. RIC lists only unique specimen from officina A (p. 655). But note that worn delta could be easily confused with "A".

NOTES

Weight 2.77 g; diameter 19 mm. From the Rafael Alcover Robles Collection.

Other specimens:

- from NVMMVS BIBLE II (NBD no. 32100); eBay, September 2014 [click for picture];

- from NVMMVS BIBLE II (NBD no. 5420); eBay, August 2011 [click for picture];

- sold on eBay in February 2013 for EUR 6.05; weight 2.44 g; diameter 18 mm [click for picture];

- from: Dr. Wendelin Kellner, "Ungewöhnliche und irreguläre Römermünzen. 17. Teil: Constantinische Zeit (II)", Money Trend 2011, no. 10, p. 169, no. 33; weight 2.69 g; diameter 18.1 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski