7-2229

RIC VII, NICOMEDIA [before 142], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED FOR RULER

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTINVSMAXAVG [CONSTANTINVS MAX AVG]; bust r., pearl-diadem, cuir.

REVERSE

FELICITAS ROMANORVM [FELICITAS ROMANORVM]; Emperor stg. l., in military dress, under arch between two sons, each holding sceptre and globe. SMN in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED FOR RULER. RIC lists this issue for Constantine II and Constantius II. Coin should be listed before NICOMEDIA 142.

NOTES

Miliarense. Weight 4.34 g. From Gorny & Mosch auction 159 (lot 475), October 2007; sold on Triton XXI (lot 859) in January 2018 for $8,500.

Other specimens:

- from Solidus Numismatik Premium-Auktion 13 (lot 366), March 2017; weight 4.52 g; diameter 25 mm [click for picture];

- sold on Numismatik Naumann auction 54 (lot 604) in June 2017 for EUR 1,700; weight 3.76 g; diameter 23 mm [click for picture];

- sold on Numismatik Naumann auction 55 (lot 669) in July 2017 for EUR 2,200; weight 3.86 g; diameter 23 mm [click for picture];

- sold on Leu Numismatik Leu Auction 1 (lot 377) in October 2017 for CHF 3,600; weight 4.34 g; diameter 24 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski