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RIC VII, TRIER [before 150], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED FOR RULER, OBV. LEGEND 1c

  

OBVERSE

IMPCONSTANTINVSAVG [IMP CONSTANTINVS AVG]; bust r., laur., cuir.

REVERSE

CLARITASREIPVBLICAE [CLARITAS REIPVBLICAE]; Sol rad., stg. l., raising r. hand, globe in l. hand, chlamys across l. shoulder. T in left field, F in right field. BTR in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED FOR RULER. RIC lists this rev. type for Crispus and Constantine II (p. 175). Note that rev. Claritas for Constantine I may be regarded as a hybrid. Coin should be listed before TRIER 150.

See also:
TRIER [before 150], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED FOR RULER, OBV. LEGEND 1d, OFFICINA A
TRIER [before 150], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED FOR RULER, OBV. LEGEND 1d, OFFICINA B

NOTES

Weight 2.87 g; diameter 19 mm. Sold on Leu Numismatik Web Auction 11 (lot 2018) in February 2020 for CHF 200.

Other specimens:

- from Late Roman Bronze Coin Forum; posted by Victor; weight 3.50 g; diameter 18-20 mm [click for picture].

- sold on Spink auction 8019 (lot 125) in September 2008 for GBP 80 [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski