7-1727

RIC VII, SISCIA 102, CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED OFFICINA A

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANT-INVSAVG [CONSTANTINVS AVG]; bust l., high-crested helmet, cuir., spear across r. shoulder, shield on l. arm.

REVERSE

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

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OFFICINA - Α. RIC lists for this type only officina Γ [rarity R5] (p. 437).

See also:
SISCIA 102, CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED OFFICINA Β
SISCIA 102, CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED OFFICINA Δ
SISCIA 102, CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED OFFICINA Є

NOTES

Weight 3.12 g; diameter 17.8-18.7 mm. From: Dr. Wendelin Kellner, "Ungewöhnliche und irreguläre Römermünzen. 17. Teil: Constantinische Zeit (II)", Money Trend 2011, no. 10, p. 165, no. 2.

Other specimens:

- from Classical Numismatic Auctions II (lot 408), November 1987; weight 3.10 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski