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RIC VII, LYONS [after 191], CONSTANTINE II, BUST VARIETY

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTINVSIVNNC [CONSTANTINVS IVN N C]; bust l., laur., cuir., Victory on globe in r. hand.

REVERSE

BEATATRAN-QVILLITAS [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

BUST VARIETY. Specimen similar to LYONS 191 except for l. hand which is not visible. Note VO/TIS on altar instead of VOT/IS. See also CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 89-90 and CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 134. Listed in Bastien Lyon II (p. 159, no. 134). Should be listed in RIC after LYONS 191.

See also:
LYONS 191, CONSTANTINE II, [CORRECTION]

NOTES

Weight 3.41 g; diameter 20 mm. From NVMMVS BIBLE II (NBD no. 25967).

Other specimens:

- specimen from Bastien Lyon II (plate VIII, no. 134a); weight 3.27 g [click for picture];

- specimen from Bastien Lyon II (plate VIII, no. 134b); weight 3.13 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski