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RIC VII, LONDON [before 263], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [B5]

  

OBVERSE

CONSTAN-TINVSAVG [CONSTANTINVS AVG]; bust r., laur., cuir. [B5].

REVERSE

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

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - B5. Not attested for obv. legend 1b (p. 114). Listed in Cloke-Toone (9.05.003). Should be listed in RIC before LONDON 263.

NOTES

From NVMMVS BIBLE II (NBD no. 30866).

Other specimens:

- specimen from NVMMVS BIBLE II (NBD no. 23256) [click for picture];

- specimen from the British Museum Collection (reg. no. 1994,0601.11); alleged error in inscription on altar (VQT instead of VOT) is simply "O" merged with centering dot; plate coin in Cloke-Toone; weight 3.18 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski