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RIC VII, LONDON 296, CONSTANTINE II, REVERSE LEGEND VARIETY

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTINVSIVNNOBC [CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C]; bust r., laur., dr., cuir, seen from back.

REVERSE

PROVIDEN-TIAECAESS• [PROVIDENTIAE CAESS•]; camp gate, two turrets, no doors, star above, varying number of stone layers. PLON in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

REVERSE LEGEND VARIETY. Specimen similar to LONDON 296 except for the dot at the end of the rev. legend (could be also marked as PLON•). See also footnote to LONDON 293: "In Hill coll. 1 with m.m. PLON•, another apparently similar in V. [Vienna]".

See also:
LONDON 295, CRISPUS, REVERSE LEGEND VARIETY
LONDON 297, CONSTANTIUS II, REVERSE LEGEND VARIETY
LONDON 298, CONSTANTIUS II, REVERSE LEGEND VARIETY

NOTES

Weight 2.93 g; diameter 20.11 mm. From TimeLine Originals.

Other specimens:

- specimen from Classical Numismatic Group shop, August 2010; weight 3.22 g; diameter 19 mm [click for picture];

- specimen sold on Classical Numismatic Group eAuction 246 (lot 481) in December 2010 for $45; weight 2.56 g; diameter 21 mm [click for picture];

- specimen from Compagnie Générale de Bourse, April 2011; weight 3.59 g; diameter 19 mm [click for picture];

- specimen from NVMMVS BIBLE II (NBD no. 60007); weight 2.58 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski