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RIC VII, LYONS [after 90], CONSTANTINE II, UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTINVSIVNNOBC [CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C]; bust r., laur., dr., cuir., seen from back.

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. 141, no. 28). Coin should be listed after LYONS 90.

NOTES

Weight 3.28 g; diameter 18 mm. Coin sold on eBay in August 2008 for $176.50 [lot including the next specimen].

Other specimens:

- specimen sold on eBay in August 2008; weight 3.41 g; diameter 18.5 mm [click for picture];

- specimen sold on eBay in November 2010 for EUR 29.50 [lot of 6 coins] [click for picture] [Thanks to the collaboration of Zenon M.];

- specimen from FORVM ANCIENT COINS; posted by Legatus; weight 2.7 g; diameter 18 mm [click for picture];

- specimen from the A. Paddi Collection; weight 2.48 g; diameter 18 mm [click for picture];

- specimen from Via-Agrippa; weight 3.00 g; diameter 18 mm [click for picture];

- specimen from Bikić-Do Hoard (p. 40 and Plate VI, no. 13); weight 4.20 g [click for picture];

- specimen from Bastien Lyon II, plate II, no. 28a; weight 3.55 g [click for picture];

- specimen from Bastien Lyon II, plate II, no. 28b; weight 2.78 g [click for picture];

- specimen sold on London Ancient Coins auction L (lot 234) in March 2014 for GBP 13; weight 2.82 g; diameter 17 mm [click for picture];

- specimen offered on eBay in December 2014 for GBP 30 [click for picture];

- specimen sold (with incorrect attribution) on CGB site in August 2015 for EUR 36; weight 3.89 g; diameter 19 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski