7-1119

RIC VII, SISCIA [before 102], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE VARIETY [H11 l. var.]

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTI-NVSAVG [CONSTANTINVS AVG]; bust l., high-crested helmet, cuir., sceptre across r. shoulder [H11 l. var.].

REVERSE

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

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE VARIETY - H11 l. var. Not attested for obv. legend 1c (p. 437). Note that Constantine is holding sceptre instead of spear. Coin should be listed before SISCIA 102.

NOTES

Weight 2.75 g; diameter 17 mm. Coin sold on eBay in January 2011 for $19.64.

Other specimens:

- sold on eBay in June 2013 for $13.03; obv. legend break T-I [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski