7-2178

RIC VII, TRIER [after 353], CONSTANTINE II, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [I2 var.]

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTINVSIVNNOBC [CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C]; bust r., laur., wearing trabea, sceptre in r. hand, Victory on globe in l. hand [I2 var.].

REVERSE

BEATATRAN-QVILLITAS [BEATA TRANQVILLITAS]; globe set on altar inscribed VO/TIS/XX; above, three stars. STR• in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - I2 var. Not attested for obv. legend 7a (p. 194). Similar to bust type I2, but in trabea instead of drapery and with sceptre pointing forward. Not listed in RMBT. Should be listed in RIC after TRIER 353.

NOTES

Weight 2.41 g; diameter 17 mm. Coin sold on Numismatik Naumann auction 50 (lot 670) in February 2017 for EUR 85.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski