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RIC VII, ROME 158, CONSTANTINE I, REVERSE VARIETY, UNLISTED OFFICINA Q

  

OBVERSE

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

REVERSE

SAECVLIF-ELICITAS [SAECVLI FELICITAS]; wreath with AVG on cippus, decorated with garland. P in left field, R in right field. RQ in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

REVERSE VARIETY. Coin similar to ROME 158 except for wreath on cippus instead of shield (p. 315). See footnote 158 on p. 315: "Two rev. varieties: (a) not shield but wreath on cippus, streaming wreath ties, garland on face of altar, and (b) cippus on square base, face decorated but no garland, shield on cippus". Note that also officina Q is not attested in RIC for ROME 158.

See also:
ROME 158, CONSTANTINE I, REVERSE VARIETY, OFFICINA T

NOTES

Weight 2.86 g; diameter 18 mm. Coin sold on CGB auction in October 2010 for EUR 320.

Other specimens:

- sold on Roma Numismatics E-SALE 33 (lot 547) in February 2017 for GBP 420 (officina letter uncertain); weight 2.90 g; diameter 18 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski