7-839

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

  

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 S. •ЄSIS• 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 Β

NOTES

Weight 3.0 g; diameter 20 mm. Coin sold on VCoins (Victor's Imperial Coins) for $75.

Other specimens:

- from Joseph Baran's collection; weight 3.07 g; diameter 19 mm [click for picture].

- sold on eBay in December 2010 for $19.99 [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski