7-478

RIC VII, SISCIA [before 52], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED ISSUE OR ENGRAVER'S ERROR

  

OBVERSE

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

REVERSE

VICTORIAELAETAEPRINCPERP [VICTORIAE LAETAE PRINC PERP]; two Victories stg. facing one another, together holding shield inscribed VOT/PR on altar of varying design. SIS in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED ISSUE. Specimen similar to SISCIA 53 but without officina letter. It could be an engraver's error or umlisted issue because Siscia used simple SIS mintmark also for aes coins (cf. SISCIA 41-43). Coin should be listed before SISCIA 52.

See also:
SISCIA [before 31], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED ISSUE OR ENGRAVER'S ERROR
SISCIA [before 52], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED ISSUE OR ENGRAVER'S ERROR
SISCIA [before 52], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED ISSUE [IRREGULAR COIN]

NOTES

Weight 2.78 g; diameter 19 mm. From CNG Coinshop (no. 250785), sold for $75.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski