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RIC VII, LYONS [before 272], CONSTANS, UNLISTED FOR RULER, OFFICINA S

  

OBVERSE

FLIVLCONSTANSNOB[C] [FL IVL CONSTANS NOB C]; bust r., laur., dr., cuir., seen from back.

REVERSE

GLOR-IAEXERC-ITVS [GLORIA EXERCITVS]; two soldiers stg. facing one another, holding reversed spear and resting hand on shield; between them one standard. SLG in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED FOR RULER. RIC lists this issue for Constantine II and Delmatius (p. 140). Not listed in Bastien Lyon II. Should be listed before LYONS 272.

See also:
LYONS [before 272], CONSTANS, UNLISTED FOR RULER, OFFICINA P

NOTES

Weight 1.82 g; diameter 14 mm. Coin sold on eBay in May 2017 for GBP 34.55.

Other specimens:

- specimen from NVMMVS BIBLE II (NBD no. 27522); weight 1.63 g; diameter 15.82 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski