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RIC VII, ROME 49, CONSTANTINE I, ENGRAVER'S ERROR

  

OBVERSE

IMPCONSTANTINVSPFAVG [IMP CONSTANTINVS P F AVG]; bust r., laur., dr., cuir.

REVERSE

SOLIINV-I-CTCOMDN [SOLI INVICTO COM DN]; Sol rad. stg. l., raising r. hand, Victory on globe in l., chlamys across l. shoulder. Star in left field, dash in right field. RT in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

ENGRAVER'S ERROR. Specimen similar to ROME 49 except for the unusual dash in right firled instead of crescent. Apparently an engraver's error.

NOTES

Weight 2.94 g; diameter 18-20 mm. Coin sold on CNG auction in May 2010 for $72. Now in Glenn Simonelli's collection.

Other specimens:

- from FORVM ANCIENT COINS (X in left field instead of star); weight 3.881 g; diameter 20.3 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski