7-1547

RIC VII, HERACLEA 72, CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED OFFICINA Γ

  

OBVERSE

CONSTAN-TINVSAVG [CONSTANTINVS AVG]; head r. with plain diadem, looking upwards.

REVERSE

DNCONSTANTINIMAXAVG [D N CONSTANTINI MAX AVG]; laurel wreath enclosing VOT/XXX. SMHΓ in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OFFICINA - Γ. RIC lists officinae Β and Δ (p. 550). According to RIC (see p. 538), diadem could be described as subtype (g). Attribution given by seller, but note that there could be a pellet in evergue before SMHΓ, i.e. this coin should be attributed as HERACLEA 92 for which RIC lists officinae Α, Β, Γ and Δ.

NOTES

Weight 2.75 g; diameter 19 mm. Coin sold on CNG eAuction 312 (lot 219) in October 2013 for $170.

Other specimens:

- from NVMMVS BIBLE II (NBD no. 14739) [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski