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RIC VII, SISCIA [before 102], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE, OFFICINA Γ

  

OBVERSE

CONSTA-NTINVSAVG [CONSTANTINVS AVG]; bust r., laur. helmet, cuir. [D6].

REVERSE

VICT•LAETAEPRINCPERP [VICT • LAETAE PRINC PERP]; two Victories stg. facing one another, together holding shield inscribed VOT/PR on altar with S. ΓSIS• in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - D6. Not attested for obv. legend 1c (p. 437). Coin should be listed before SISCIA 102.

See also:
SISCIA [before 102], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE, OFFICINA Β
SISCIA [before 102], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE, OFFICINA Δ
SISCIA [before 102], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE, OFFICINA Є

NOTES

Weight 3.33 g; diameter 19 mm. Coin sold on VAuctions sale 233 (lot 110) in September 2009 for $45. Ex Victor Clark Collection.

Other specimens:

- from the A. Paddi Collection; weight 3.15 g; diameter 19 mm [click for picture];

- from Bikić-Do Hoard (p. 75 and Plate XVI, no. 388; m.m. uncertain: could be •ΓSIS•, i.e. SISCIA 83); weight 2.90 g; obv. legend break T-A [click for picture];

- from Bikić-Do Hoard (p. 75 and Plate XVI, no. 389); weight 3.17 g; obv. legend break T-A [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski