7-3067

RIC VII, ROME 186, CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED OFFICINA Q

  

OBVERSE

CONSTAN-TINVSAVG [CONSTANTINVS AVG]; bust r., high-crested helmet (bowl-shaped), cuir.

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 OFFICINA - Q. RIC lists for this type only officina S (p. 316). Note unusual helmet: bowl-shaped with a long crest (cf. footnotes to ROMA 148, 167 and 190). For typology of Constantine's helmets on ROME 143-193 issue see CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 438.

See also:
ROME 186, CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED OFFICINA P
ROME 186, CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED OFFICINA T

NOTES

Weight 3.55 g; diameter 18 mm. From VCoins (Athena Numismatics).


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski