7-1453

RIC VII, THESSALONICA [after 152], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED ISSUE [FELICITAS ROMANORVM]

  

OBVERSE

DNCONSTANTINVSMAXAVG [D N CONSTANTINVS MAX AVG]; bust r., laur., cuir.

REVERSE

FELICITASROMANORVM [FELICITAS ROMANORVM]; emperor stg. l. in military dress, under arch between three sons, each holding sceptre and globe. SMTS in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED ISSUE. Not attested in RIC for Thessalonica but cf. ROME 275, NICOMEDIA 88 and CYZYCIUS 42-43. Cf. also THESSALONICA 140A-140C (p. 718). Coin should be listed after THESSALONICA 152.

NOTES

Light miliarense. Weight 4.45 g; diameter 23 mm. Numismatica Ars Classica auction 72 (lot 769), May 2013; Numismatica Ars Classica auction 100 (lot 641), May 2017; sold on Roma Numismatics E-LIVE Auction 3 (lot 900) in October 2018 for GBP 2,000.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski