7-594

RIC VII, TICINUM [before 199], CONSTANTINE II, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [B3] AND LEGENDS [IRREGULAR COIN]

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTINVSIVNNOC [CONSTANTINVS IVN NO C (sic!)]; bust r., laur., dr., cuir., seen from back [B3].

REVERSE

PROVIDE-NTIAECAE [PROVIDENTIAE CAE (sic!)]; camp gate, two turrets, no doors, star above, varying number of stone layers. P crescent T in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE [B3] AND LEGENDS. Bust type not attested for obv. legend 7 (p. 386). Note also unusual obv. legend CONSTANTINVS IVN NO C instead of CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C and CAE instead of CAESS in rev. legend. Apparently an ancient imitation.

NOTES

Weight 2.77 g; diameter 18 mm. Coin offered on CGB auction in December 2007 for EUR 145.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski