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RIC VII, SISCIA [before 61], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [H11 l.], OFFICINA B

  

OBVERSE

IMPCONSTANT-INVSAVG [IMP CONSTANTINVS AVG]; bust l., high-crested helmet, dr., cuir., spear across r. shoulder [H11 l.].

REVERSE

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

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - H11 l. Not attested for obv. legend 1b (p. 433). See also CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 89. Coin should be listed before SISCIA 61.

See also:
SISCIA [before 61], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [H11 l.], OFFICINA Α
SISCIA [before 61], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [H11 l.], OFFICINA Γ
SISCIA [before 61], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [H11 l.], OFFICINA Δ
SISCIA [before 61], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [H11 l.], OFFICINA Є

NOTES

Weight 2.89 g; diameter 20 mm. Coin sold on eBay in July 2007 for $56.50; sold on VAuctions auction 228 (lot 119) in May 2009 for $62. Ex Victor Clark Collection.

Other specimens:

- sold on eBay in March 2011 for $20.61; obv. legend break N-T [click for picture];

- offered on Roma Numismatics for GBP 60; weight 3.38 g; diameter 20 mm [click for picture];

- sold on eBay in June 2012 for $50.66; weight 3.21 g; diameter 19-21 mm [click for picture];

- from Bikić-Do Hoard (p. 72 and Plate XVI, no. 199) [click for picture];

- sold on VCoins (Victor's Imperial Coins) for $85; weight 3.10 g; diameter 18-20 mm; obv. legend break N-T [click for picture];

- sold on VCoins (Victor's Imperial Coins) for $35; weight 2.70 g; diameter 18-19 mm [click for picture];

- sold on Roma Numismatics E-Sale 38 (lot 773) in July 2017 for GBP 220; weight 3.38 g; diameter 20 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski