7-1589

RIC VII, LONDON [before 243], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [K2 l.]

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANT-INVSAVG [CONSTANTINVS AVG]; bust l., laur., cuir., eagle-tipped sceptre in r. hand [K2 l.].

REVERSE

BEATTRA-NQLITAS [BEAT TRANQLITAS]; globe on altar inscribed VOT/IS/XX in three lines; above, three stars. F in left field, B in right field. PLON in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - K2 l. Not attested for obv. legend 1b (p. 112). See also CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 90. Some specimens could be easily confused with LONDON 243 (bust trabeate). Listed in Cloke-Toone (9.06.007). Should be listed in RIC before LONDON 243.

NOTES

Weight 2.83 g; diameter 18 mm. From Savoca Numismatik Live Online Auction 11 (lot 729), December 2016.

Other specimens:

- specimen sold on eBay in November 2017 for GBP 22 [click for picture];

- specimen from eBay, January 2014; weight 2.56 g; diameter 19.14 mm; obv. legend break N-T [click for picture];

- specimen sold on Spink auction 8006 (lot 1224) in March 2008 for GBP 80 [lof of 2 coins]; obv. legend break N-T [click for picture];

- specimen from NVMMVS BIBLE II (NBD no. 6699); obv. legend break N-T [click for picture];

- specimen sold on Spink auction 8019 (lot 129) in September 2008 for GBP 110 [lot of 3 coins]; plate coin in Cloke-Toone; obv. legend break N-T [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski