7-1648

RIC VII, LYONS [after 112], CONSTANTINE II, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [L4]

   

OBVERSE

DNCONSTAN[TINOIVNNC] [D N CONSTANTINO IVN N C]; bust r., laur., cuir., raising r. hand, globe in l. hand [L3].

REVERSE

VIRTVS-EXERCIT [VIRTVS EXERCIT]; standard inscribed VOT/XX in two lines, captive std. on ground on either side. A in left field, S in right field. PLG in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - L3. Not attested for obv. legend 7 (p. 130). Attribution uncertain. Listed in Bastien Lyon II (p. 146, no. 53). Coin should be listed after LYONS 112.

NOTES

Weight 2.73 g. From Bastien Lyon II, plate IV, no. 53.

Other specimens:

- specimen from NVMMVS BIBLE II (NBD no. 48513); weight 1.12 g; diameter 17.5 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski