7-1791

RIC VII, LYONS 238/242, CONSTANTINE II, HYBRID [IRREGULAR COIN]

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTINVSIVNNOBC [CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C]; bust r., laur., cuir. [LYONS 238].

REVERSE

She-wolf stg. l., suckling twins; two stars above. PLG in exergue [LYONS 242].

NOT IN RIC

HYBRID. Obverse LYONS 238 with reverse 242. Note crude style and rather light weight. Probably an ancient imitation.

NOTES

Weight 1.78 g; diameter 14 mm. Coin sold on Classical Numismatic Group e-Auction 345 (lot 528) in February 2015 for $750.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski