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RIC VII, ROME [before 219], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [D2]

  

OBVERSE

CONST-ANTINVSAVG [CONSTANTINVS AVG]; bust r., helmeted, cuir. [D2].

REVERSE

VOT/XV FEL/XX in laurel wreath enclosing also mintmark; m.m. on third and last line of legend - RS.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - D2. Not attested for this rev. and obv. legend 1 (p. 319). Note, however, that in some cases helmet could be described as a bowl-shaped with long crest. Coin should be listed before ROME 219.

NOTES

Weight 3.62 g; diameter 19.5 mm. Coin sold on Bertolami Fine Art E-Auction 105 (lot 2638) in October 2021 for EUR 340.

Other specimens:

- sold on eBay in March 2019 for USD 68; weight 2.70 g; diameter 20 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski