7-2152

RIC VII, THESSALONICA [before 209], CONSTANTINE II, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [B4]

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTINVSIVNNOBC [CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C]; bust r., laur., dr., cuir. [B4].

REVERSE

PRINCIPI-IVVE-NTVTIS [PRINCIPI IVVENTVTIS]; prince stg. l., holdin vexillum, long sceptre on l. arm; to r., two standards. TSЄ in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - B4. Not attested for obv. legend 7 (p. 528). Cf. THESSALONICA 209 (Roma Numismatics XV, lot 650, 4.49 g, 21 mm) with plain diadem. Coin should be listed before THESSALONICA 209.

NOTES

Solidus. Weight 4.47 g; diameter 21 mm. Coin sold on Triton XX (lot 871) in January 2017 for $5,500; sold on CNG eAuction 436 (lot 716) in January 2019 for $3,750.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski