7-1311

RIC VII, LONDON 167, CONSTANTINE I, [CORRECTION]

  

OBVERSE

IMPCONSTAN-TINVSMAXAVG [IMP CONSTANTINVS MAX AVG]; bust l., rad., wearing trabea, raising r. hand, globe in l. hand [L5 l.].

REVERSE

VICTORIAELAETAEPRINCPERP [VICTORIAE LAETAE PRINC PERP]; two Victories facing one another, holding vota shield inscribed VOT/PR above altar decorated with wreath with star. PLN in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

[CORRECTION]. Bust type is marked in RIC as L4 l., i.e. 'cuirassed'. Should be L5 l., i.e. 'wearing trabea' or at least 'cuirassed and draped'. See also CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 108.

NOTES

Weight 3.28 g; diameter 20 mm. Coin from ACR Auctions auction 6 (lot 1210), December 2012.

Other specimens:

- specimen from the Münzkabinett of the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin Collection (reg. no. 18244552); weight 3.01 g; diameter 18 mm [click for picture];

- specimen from the Münzkabinett of the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin Collection (reg. no. 18244554); weight 2.74 g; diameter 19 mm; obv. legend break I-N [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski