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RIC VII, ROME 164, CONSTANTINE II, REVERSE VARIETY, OFFICINA Q

  

OBVERSE

CONSTA[N]TINVSIVNNOBC [CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C]; bust l., laur., dr., Victory on globe in r. hand, mappa in l. hand.

REVERSE

SAECVLI[F]-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, OFFICINA Q. Coin similar to ROME 164 except for wreath on cippus instead of shield (p. 315). See footnote to ROME 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". Officina Q is also not attested for variety with shield.

See also:
ROME 158, CONSTANTINE I, REVERSE VARIETY, OFFICINA T
ROME 158, CONSTANTINE I, REVERSE VARIETY, OFFICINA Q
ROME 161, CRISPUS, REVERSE VARIETY, OFFICINA S
ROME 162, LICINUS II, REVERSE VARIETY, OFFICINA T
ROME 162, LICINUS II, REVERSE VARIETY, OFFICINA Q
ROME 163, CONSTANTINE II, REVERSE VARIETY, OFFICINA P
ROME 163, CONSTANTINE II, REVERSE VARIETY, OFFICINA T
ROME 163, CONSTANTINE II, REVERSE VARIETY, OFFICINA Q
ROME 164, CONSTANTINE II, REVERSE VARIETY, OFFICINA T
ROME [after 164], CONSTANTINE II, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [L1 l.] AND REVERSE VARIETY

NOTES

Weight 2.90 g; diameter 19 mm. Coin sold on Pecunem auction 14 (lot 882) in March 2014 for EUR 550.

Other specimens:

- sold on Gorny & Mosch auction 115 (lot 1810) in March 2002 for EUR 320; weight 3.45 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski