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RIC VII, ROME 49, CONSTANTINE I, STYLISTIC VARIETY

  

OBVERSE

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

REVERSE

SOLIINV-I-CTCOMDN [SOLI INVICT COM D N]; 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

STYLISTIC VARIETY. Specimen similar to ROME 49 except for a dash like crescent in right field. Note that also star in left field is sometimes rather schematic and looks like "X". Could be noted as a minor stylistic variety.

NOTES

Weight 2.94 g; diameter 18-20 mm. Coin sold on CNG eAuction 233 (lot 438) 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