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RIC VII, THESSALONICA 25, CONSTANTIUS I, UNLISTED OFFICINA B

  

OBVERSE

DIVOCONSTANTIOPIOPRINCIPI [DIVO CONSTANTIO PIO PRINCIPI]; head r., veiled and laur.

REVERSE

REQVIESOPTIM-ORVMMERITORVM [REQVIES OPTIMORVM MERITORVM]; emperor std. l. on curule chair, raising r. hand, holding sceptre. •TS•B• in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OFFICINA - B. RIC lists for this type only officinae Γ and Є (p. 503).

See also:
THESSALONICA 25, CONSTANTIUS I, UNLISTED OFFICINA Α
THESSALONICA 25, CONSTANTIUS I, UNLISTED OFFICINA Δ

NOTES

Fraction. Weight 1.37 g; diameter 16 mm. Coin sold on CNG eAuction 231 (lot 237) in April 2010 for $88.

Other specimens:

- sold on VAuctions sale 305 (lot 426) in April 2014 for $55; weight 1.12 g; diameter 16 mm [click for picture];

- sold on eBay in January 2006 for $34; weight 1.8 g; diameter 16 mm [click for picture];

- sold on eBay in August 2004 for $12.77 [click for picture];

- sold on eBay in May 2008 for $23.50; weight 1.2 g; diameter 17 mm; rev. legend break I-M [click for picture];

- from Dirty Old Coins [click for picture];

- sold on eBay in March 2011 for $6.19; diameter 17 mm [click for picture];

- from NVMMVS BIBLE II (NBD no. 69183); weight 1.54 g; diameter 15-17 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski