7-738

RIC VII, LYONS [after 64], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [D7]

   

OBVERSE

CONS-TANTINVSPAVG [CONSTANTINVS P AVG]; bust r., high-crested helmet (bowl-shaped), cuir. [D7].

REVERSE

VICTORIAELAETPRINCPERP [VICTORIAE LAET PRINC PERP]; two Victories facing one another, holding shield inscribed VOT/PR over altar of varying design. Two captives in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - D7. Not attested for obv. legend 1b (p. 126). Coin should be listed after LYONS 64.

NOTES

Weight 2.95 g; diameter 17-18 mm. From Beast Coins.

Other specimens:

- specimen sold on eBay in January 2012 for $89.14; weight 2.9 g; obv. legend break T-A [click for picture];

- specimen from Bikić-Do Hoard (p. 40 and Plate VI, no. 1); weight 2.76 g; obv. legend break T-A [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski