7-2950

RIC VII, SISCIA 54, CONSTANTINA I, MINTMARK VARIETY [IRREGULAR COIN]

  

OBVERSE

IMPCONSTAN-TINVSAVG [IMP CONSTANTINVS AVG]; bust r., laur. helmet, cuir.

REVERSE

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

NOT IN RIC

MINTMARK VARIETY. Specimen similar to SISCIA 54 except for unexpected officina letter: O instead of A, B, Γ, Δ or Є (p. 431). Could be an engraver's error but this coin probably should be regarded as an ancient imitation.

NOTES

Weight 2.88 g; diameter 19 mm. From Roma Numismatics e-Sale 60 (lot 1068), August 2019.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski