7-2673

RIC VII, LYONS [after 149], CONSTANTINE II, UNLISTED BUST TYPE

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTINVSIVNNC [CONSTANTINVS IVN N C]; bust r., laur., cuir., spear across r. shoulder, globe in l. hand.

REVERSE

BEATATRANQVILLITAS [BEATA TRANQVILLITAS]; globe set on altar inscribed VO/TIS/XX in three lines; above, three stars. C in left field, R in right field. PLG in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE. Not attested in RIC VII. Similar to bust G5 except for globe in l. hand instead of shield. Cf. also bust type I3. Not listed in Bastien Lyon II, Bastien Lyon - supplément I and Bastien Lyon - supplément II. Should be listed in RIC after LYONS 149.

NOTES

Weight 2.91 g; diameter 18 mm. Coin sold on Solidus Numismatik auction 29 (lot 415) in May 2018 for EUR 180.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski