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RIC VII, LYONS [after 38], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND

   

OBVERSE

CONSTANTI-NVSMAXPAVG [CONSTANTINVS MAX P AVG]; bust l., laur., wearing trabea, eagle-tipped sceptre in r. hand.

REVERSE

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

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND. Not attested for this issue (p. 124). Listed in Bastien Lyon I (p. 255, no. 579). Coin should be listed after LYONS 38.

NOTES

Weight 3.31 g; diameter 20 mm. Coin sold on Classical Numismatic Group auction in May 2010 for $290.

Other specimens:

- specimen from Bastien Lyon I, plate LXIV, no. 579; weight 2.51 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski