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RIC VII, TICINUM 167, CONSTANTINE I, MINTMARK VARIETY [IRREGULAR COIN]

  

OBVERSE

CONSTTAN-TINVSAVG [CONSTTANTINVS (sic!) AVG]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

DNCONSTANTINIMAXAVG [D N CONSTANTINI MAX AVG]; laurel wreath enclosing VOT/XX. ST crescent in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

MINTMARK VARIETY. Specimen similar to TICINUM 167 except for crescent in exergue instead of crescent in middle field. For the irregular m.m. see footnote 167 on p. 381: "In CoH [Cologne Hoard] also irregular m.m. [crescent]/*PT". Note also double "T" in obv. legend: CONSTTANTINVS. Possibly an ancient imitation.

NOTES

Weight 2.79 g; diameter 20 mm. From the A. Paddi Collection.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski