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RIC VII, ROME [after 190], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [G8 l.]

  

OBVERSE

CONS-TANT-INVSAVG [CONSTANTINVS AVG]; bust l., laur., cuir., spear pointing forward, shield on l. arm [G8 l.].

REVERSE

VIRTV-SAVGG [VIRTVS AVGG]; camp gate with four turrets, open doors; varying number of stone layers. P in left field, R in right field. RP in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - G8 l. Not attested for obv. legend 1 and this rev. type (p. 316). Coin should be listed after ROME 190.

NOTES

Weight 2.86 g; diameter 19 mm. Coin sold on Numismatik Naumann auction 101 (lot 827) in April 2021 for EUR 450.

Other specimens:

- from CGB Monnaies VIII (lot 601), June 2000; weight 3.40 g; diameter 19 mm [click for picture].

- sold on Heritage Auctions auction 61151 (lot 97499) in January 2020 for $99; weight 3.28 g; diameter 19 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski