7-1782

RIC VII, TRIER [after 24], CONSTANTINE I, REVERSE LEGEND VARIETY

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTI-NVSPFAVG [CONSTANTINVS P F AVG]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

RESTITVTO-RILI-BE-RTATIS [RESTITVTORI LIBERTATIS]; Roma std r. on facing, high-backed throne, in l. hand sceptre, presenting globe to Emperor stg. l. in military dress, holding short sceptre; shield by throne. PTR in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

REVERSE LEGEND VARIETY. Coin similar to TRIER 23 and TRIER 24 except for rev. legend breaks: O-RILI-BE-R instead of unbroken rev. legend [TRIER 23] or R-ILI-B [TRIER 24]. According to RIC, different rev. legend breaks makes in this case a new entry. Coin should be listed after TRIER 24.

NOTES

Solidus. Weight 4.45 g; diameter 19 mm. Sold on Triton XVIII Session 3 (lot 1241) in January 2015 for $27,500.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski