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RIC VII, LYONS [after 36], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [M2 l.]

   

OBVERSE

IMPCONSTANTINVSAVG [IMP CONSTANTINVS AVG]; bust l., laur., wearing trabea, globe in r. hand [M2 l.].

REVERSE

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

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - M2 l. Not attested for obv. legend 1c (p. 124). Listed in Bastien Lyon I (p. 254, no. 574). Coin should be listed after LYONS 36.

NOTES

Weight 2.97 g; diameter 21 mm. Coin sold on Numismatik Lanz auction 132 (lot 523) in November 2006 for EUR 220; offered on Compagnie Générale de Bourse site in July 2015 for EUR 680.

Other specimens:

- specimen from Bastien Lyon I, plate LXIV, no. 574; weight 2.99 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski