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RIC VII, TRIER [after 149], CONSTANTINE II, UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTINVSIVNNOBCAES [CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB CAES]; bust r., head bare, dr., cuir.

REVERSE

CLARITAS-RE-IPVBLICAE [CLARITAS REIPVBLICAE]; Sol rad., advancing l., raising r. hand, whip in l. hand, flying chlamys. T in left field, F in right field. •ATR in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND. Not attested for this issue (p. 174). Note also that RIC describes Sol, probably in error, as holding whip and globe. See CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 175 and also CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 175. Coin should be listed after TRIER 149.

See also:
TRIER 149, CONSTANTINE II, [CORRECTION]
TRIER [after 155], CONSTANTINE II, UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND

NOTES

Weight 3.73 g; diameter 19.0-21.3 mm. Coin sold on eBay in August 2010 for GBP 55. Now in Tomasz Speier's collection.

Other specimens:

- specimen from: Dr. Wendelin Kellner, "Ungewöhnliche und irreguläre Römermünzen. 16. Teil: Constantinische Zeit (I)", Money Trend 2011, no. 6, p. 193, no. 22; weight 2.94 g; diameter 19.7-20.6 mm; rev. legend breaks S-R-E [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski