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RIC VII, TICINUM [before 200], CONSTANTINE II, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [B4 l.] AND REVERSE LEGEND [IRREGULAR COIN]

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTINVSIVNNOBC [CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C]; bust l., laur., dr., cuir. [B4 l.].

REVERSE

VIRTV-SAVSS [VIRTVS AVSS (sic!)]; camp gate, two turrets, star above, no doors, varying number of stone layers. T crescent T in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE [B4 l.] AND REVERSE LEGEND. Bust type not attested for obv. legend 7 (p. 386). Note also rev. legend unexpected for Caesar and AVSS instead of AVGG. Probably an ancient imitation minted in Britain.

NOTES

Weight 2.95 g. Ex Killingholme Hoard. From Beast Coins.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski