7-1725

RIC VII, NICOMEDIA [before 12], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED REVERSE LEGEND

  

OBVERSE

IMPCFLVALCONSTANTINVSPFAVG [IMP C FL VAL CONSTANTINVS P F AVG]; bust r., laur., cuir.

REVERSE

IOVICONSERVATORIAVGGNN [IOVI CONSERVATORI AVGG NN]; Jupiter stg. l., chlamys across l. shoulder, leaning on sceptre, Victory on globe in r. hand, eagle holding wreath to l. Δ in right field. SMN in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED REVERSE LEGEND. RIC lists for NICOMEDIA 12-13 shorter rev legend: IOVI CONSERVATORI. Also bust type B5 is not attested. Coin should be listed before NICOMEDIA 12.

NOTES

From Patrick Bruun, "The bellum Cibalense of AD 316", [in:] Essays in Honour of Robert Carson and Kenneth Jenkins, Spink, London 1993, plate XLIV, no. 40.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski