7-3326

RIC VII, THESSALONICA 216, CONSTANTIUS II, [CORRECTION]

  

OBVERSE

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

REVERSE

CONSTANTI-VSCAESAR [CONSTANTIVS CAESAR]; Victory advancing l., holding wreath, palm branch. TSЄ in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

[CORRECTION]. RIC gives for this type obv. legend 8b which is not listed on p. 528 where only variant "8. No legend" is attested. For corrected list see CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 528. Note also that RIC gives rev. legend unbroken. Should be: "CONSTANTI-VS CAESAR".

See also:
THESSALONICA 220, CONSTANTIUS II, [CORRECTION]

NOTES

Siliqua. Weight 3.21 g; diameter 20 mm. Coin sold on Roma Numismatics auction XXII (lot 872) in October 2021 for GBP 1,400.

Other specimens:

- sold on CNG eAuction 133 (lot 254) in February 2006 for USD 405; weight 3.20 g; diameter 20 mm [click for picture];

- from Baldwin's Auctions Summer Argentum Auction 2016 (lot 102), June 2016; weight 2.58 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski