7-2862

RIC VII, SISCIA 94, CONSTANTINE I, BUST TYPE VARIETY [H11 l. var.]

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANT-INVSAVG [CONSTANTINVS AVG]; bust l., high-crested helmet, dr, cuir., sceptre across r. shoulder [H11 l. var.].

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

BUST TYPE VARIETY. Specimen similar to SISCIA 94 except for bust type with sceptre instead of spear. See also CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 89.

NOTES

Weight 3.01 g. Coin sold on Rauch 9th live e-Auction (lot 497) in March 2011 for EUR 50.

Other specimens:

- sold on Rauch auction 106, session I (lot 365) in April 2018 for EUR 65; weight 3.14 g; obv. legend break I-N [click for picture];

- from CNG Coinshop (no. 775018), sold for $135; weight 3.16 g; diameter 19 mm [click for picture];

- sold on CGB Monnaies 49 (lot 849) in June 2011 for EUR 195; weight 2.90 g; diameter 19 mm [click for picture];

- from NVMMVS BIBLE II (NBD no. 48393); weight 3.30 g; diameter 20 mm [click for picture];

- from Late Roman Bronze Coin Forum; posted by Victor [click for picture];

- sold on VAuctions sale 233 (lot 109) in September 2009 for $45; weight 3.00 g; diameter 18 mm; obv. legend break I-N [click for picture];

- sold on CGB Monnaies 9 (lot 594) in December 2000 for EUR 99.09; weight 2.96 g; diameter 19 mm; obv. legend break N-T [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski