7-660

RIC VII, LYONS [before 40], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [G1 l. var.]

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTI-NVSMAXA-VG [CONSTANTINVS MAX AVG]; bust l., laur., dr. (with traces of cuirass), spear across r. shoulder [G1 l. var.].

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 BUST TYPE - G1 l. var. Bust type similar to G1 (draped only) or G2 (cuirassed only) but not attested in RIC VII. Coin should be listed before LYONS 40.

NOTES

Weight 3.05 g; diameter 20 mm. Coin sold on CGB Monnaies 27 (lot 401) in October 2006 for EUR 380.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski