7-419

RIC VII, NICOMEDIA [after 160], CONSTANTINE I, MINTMARK VARIETY [SMNΓ]

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTI-NVSMAXAVG [CONSTANTINVS MAX AVG]; bust r., rosette-diadem, dr., cuir.

REVERSE

ADV-EN-TVSAVGN [ADVENTVS AVG N]; emperor mounted, preceded by Victory holding wreath, branch. SMNΓ in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

MINTMARK VARIETY. RIC lists this type with m.m. SMN (p. 626). Coin should be listed after NICOMEDIA 160.

See also:
NICOMEDIA [after 160], CONSTANTINE I, MINTMARK VARIETY [SMNM]

NOTES

AV medallion of 1½ solidi. Weight 6.68 g; diameter 26 mm. Coin sold on Numismatica Ars Classica auction 31 (lot 149) in October 2005 for CHF 18,000.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski