7-169

RIC VII, SISCIA [after 81], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE, OFFICINA B

  

OBVERSE

IMPCONSTANTINVSAVG [IMP 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 I. •ΒSIS• in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE. RIC lists for this obverse legend only bust types D2 and H12 l. (p. 434), but note that bust type D2 is listed in error. See: CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 434. Coin should be listed after SISCIA 81 or as corrected SISCIA 81.

See also:
SISCIA [after 81], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE, OFFICINA Є

NOTES

Weight 2.95 g; diameter 18-19 mm. Coin sold on Allegro in September 2006 for c. $33.

Other specimens:

- sold on eBay in February 2006 for $26.78 [click for picture];

- sold on eBay in April 2010 for $32; weight 3.0 g; diameter 18 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski