7-704

RIC VII, ROME [before 187], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [H4 l.], OFFICINA Q

  

OBVERSE

CONS-TANTINV-SAVG [CONSTANTINVS AVG]; bust l., helmeted, cuir., spear pointing forward, shield [H4 l.].

REVERSE

VIRTV-SAVGG [VIRTVS AVGG]; open camp gate with four turrets, no doors; varying number of stone layers. P in left field, R in right field. RQ in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - H4 l. Not attested for obv. legend 1 (p. 316). Coin should be listed before ROME 187.

See also:
ROME [before 187], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [H4 l.], OFFICINA S

NOTES

Weight 3.10 g; diameter 20 mm. Coin sold on VCoins (The Holyland for Ancient Coins & Antiques) for $285.

Other specimens:

- sold on eBay in August 2013 for GBP 69; weight 2.97 g; diameter 20 mm; obv. legend breaks S-T and N-V [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski