7-345

RIC VII, THESSALONICA [after 216], CONSTANS, UNLISTED FOR RULER

  

OBVERSE

ANEPIGRAPHIC (no legend); head r. with plain diadem, looking upwards.

REVERSE

CONSTANS-NOBCAESAR [CONSTANS NOB CAESAR]; Victory advancing l., holding wreath, palm branch. TSЄ in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED FOR RULER. RIC lists this type for Constantine I, Constantine II, Constantius II and Delmatius (THESSALONICA 214-217, p. 528). Coin should be listed after THESSALONICA 216.

NOTES

Siliqua. Weight 3.05 g; diameter 21 mm. Coin sold on Numismatik Lanz auction 117 (lot 264) in November 2003 for EUR 380.

Other specimens:

- sold on Numismatik Lanz auction 121 (lot 625) in November 2004 for EUR 320; sold on CNG eAuction 135 (lot 195) for $356; weight 3.08 g; diameter 20 mm [click for picture];

- sold on CNG eAuction 162 (lot 321) for $280; sold on Dr. Busso Peus e-auction 420 (lot 6296) in November 2017 for EUR 650; weight 3.21 g; diameter 20 mm [click for picture];

- sold on Numismatik Naumann auction 62 (lot 802) in February 2018 for EUR 130; weight 3.07 g; diameter 21 mm [click for picture];

- from Classical Numismatic Auctions IX (lot 527), December 1989; weight 3.16 g [click for picture];

- sold on Numismatik Naumann auction 48 (lot 653) in November 2016 for EUR 450; weight 3.11 g; diameter 20 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski