7-1655

RIC VII, SISCIA 126, CONSTANTINE II, MINTMARK VARIETY, OFFICINA Γ

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTINVSIVNNOBC [CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C]; bust l., laur., cuir., Victory on globe in r. hand, mappa (?) in l. hand.

REVERSE

VIRTVS-EXERCIT [VIRTVS EXERCIT]; standard inscribed VOT/X, captive std. on ground on either side. S in left field, F over ligature HL in right field. ΓSIS in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

MINTMARK VARIETY. Specimen similar to SISCIA 126 or SISCIA 133 except for absence of star (or star over crescent) in m.m. It could be an unlisted issue or an engraver's error or blocked die. Further investigations needed. For bust type see CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 89-90.

See also:
SISCIA 126, CONSTANTINE II, MINTMARK VARIETY, OFFICINA Β

NOTES

Weight 3.34 g. Coin sold on Rauch auction in April 2014 for EUR 110.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski