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RIC VII, LYONS [after 92], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [H2 l.]

   

OBVERSE

CONSTAN-TINVSAVG [CONSTANTINVS AVG]; bust l., helmeted, cuir., spear across r. shoulder, shield on l. arm [H2 l.].

REVERSE

CONSTANTINIAVG [CONSTANTINI AVG]; around VO/TIS/XX in three lines; m.m. follows line of circular inscription. •P•L• in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - H2 l. Not attested for obv. legend 1 (p. 128). Not listed in Bastien Lyon II and in Bastien Lyon - supplément I. But cf. footnote 92 on p. 128: "Maur [Maurice, Numismatique constantinienne] ii, p. 117, rev. V. I, records an H2 l. or H4 l. in coll. Vo [Voetter], erroneusly referring to Voetter's 'Constantinus Junior' in NZ 1909. NO such coin in V [Vienna]". Coin should be listed after LYONS 92.

See also:
LYONS [before 92], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [D1]
LYONS [before 92], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [D1], MINTMARK VARIETY
LYONS 92, CONSTANTINE I, [CONFIRMATION]
LYONS [after 92], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [G2 l.]
LYONS [after 92], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [H2]

NOTES

Weight 2.26 g. Coin sold on eBay in February 2011 for $81. Now in Brent Upchurch's collection.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski