7-1524

RIC VII, LYONS [before 79], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND

  

OBVERSE

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

REVERSE

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

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND. Not attested for this issue (p. 127). Listed in Bastien Lyon II (p. 139, no. 17). Coin should be listed before LYONS 79.

NOTES

Weight 3.04 g; diameter 18.32-19.13 mm. From eBay, February 2022.

Other specimens:

- from VCoins (Victor's Imperial Coins); weight 2.7 g; diameter 19 mm; obv. legend break T-A [click for picture];

- from Bastien Lyon II, plate I, no. 17b; weight 2.45 g [click for picture];

- from Bastien Lyon II, plate I, no. 17a; weight 2.08 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski