7-327

RIC VII, THESSALONICA [before 66], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE, OFFICINA Γ [FORGERY]

   

OBVERSE

CONSTAN-TINVSAVG [CONSTANTINVS AVG]; head r., laur. [B1].

REVERSE

VIRT-EXERC [VIRT EXERC]; plan of Roman camp, Sol stg. in the middle, raising r. hand, holding globe in l., chlamys across l. shoulder. •TS•Γ in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - B1 [FORGERY]. Not attested for obv. legend 1 (p. 507). Probably a modern forgery.

See also:
THESSALONICA [before 66], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE, OFFICINA B [FORGERY]

NOTES

Weight 3.04 g; diameter 18.50 mm. Coin offered on CGB auction in April 2012 for EUR 750.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski