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RIC VII, ROME [after 176], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [D7], OFFICINA Q

  

OBVERSE

CONST-ANTINVSAVG [CONSTANTINVS AVG]; bust r., high-crested helmet (bowl-shaped), cuir. [D7].

REVERSE

VIRTV-SAVGG [VIRTVS AVGG]; camp gate with three turrets, gate closed; varying number of stone layers. P in left field, R in right field. RQ in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - D7. Not attested for obv. legend 1 and this rev. type (p. 316). Coin should be listed after ROME 176.

See also:
ROME [after 176], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE, OFFICINA P
ROME [after 176], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE, OFFICINA S
ROME [after 176], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE, OFFICINA T

NOTES

Weight 3.54 g; diameter 18 mm. Ex Beast Coins. Sold on VAuctions auction 254 (lot 105) in October 2010 for USD 355.

Other specimens:

- sold on eBay in July 2006 for USD 312.77; weight 3.05 g; obv. legend break S-T; camp gate on base [click for picture];

- sold on eBay in August 2008 for USD 204.22; weight 3.0 g; diameter 18 mm; obv. legend break A-N [click for picture];

- sold on VCoins (Victor's Imperial Coins) for USD 200; weight 2.70 g; diameter 17-18 mm; obv. legend break A-N [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski