7-3292

RIC VII, LYONS 251/252, CONSTANTINOPOLIS, HYBRID [IRREGULAR COIN]

  

OBVERSE

CONSTAN-TINOPOLI [CONSTANTINOPOLI (sic!)]; bust l., laur. helmet, wearing imperial cloak, reversed spear [LYONS 251].

REVERSE

She-wolf stg. l., suckling twins; two stars above. [crescent] PLG in exergue [LYONS 252].

NOT IN RIC

HYBRID. Obverse LYONS 251 with reverse LYONS 252. Probably an ancient imitation.

NOTES

Weight 2.47 g; diameter 18 mm. Coin sold on Roma Numismatics E-Sale 85 (lot 2389) in June 2021 for GBP 55.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski