7-1156

RIC VII, LYONS [after 17], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [K3 l.]

  

OBVERSE

IMPCONSTANTINVSPFAVG [IMP CONSTANTINVS P F AVG]; bust l., laur., wearing trabea, eagle-tipped sceptre in r. hand [K3 l.].

REVERSE

SOLIINVIC-TOCOMITI [SOLI INVICTO COMITI]; Sol stg. l., raising r. hand, chlamys across l. shoulder, holding globe. T in left field, F in right field. PLG in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - K3 l. Not attested for obv. legend 1b (p. 123). Coin should be listed after LYONS 17.

NOTES

Weight 3.32 g; diameter 20 mm. Coin sold on eBay in May 2011 for EUR 300 [Thanks to the collaboration of Tomasz Speier].

Other specimens:

- specimen sold on eBay in November 2012 for $20.16; now in Tomasz Speier's collection; weight 2.98 g; diameter 20.3-20.8 mm [click for picture];

- specimen from Nicola Tammaro's collection; weight 3.21 g; diameter 19 mm [click for picture];

- specimen sold on eBay in September 2014 for EUR 121; weight 3.0 g; diameter 20.5 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski