7-997

RIC VII, TRIER [before 385], CONSTANTINE II, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [K3]

   

OBVERSE

CONSTANTINVSIVNNOBC [CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C]; bust r., laur., wearing trabea, eagle-tipped sceptre in r. hand [K3].

REVERSE

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

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - K3. Not attested for obv. legend 7a (p. 198). Listed in RMBT (p. 70, no. 90). Coin should be listed before TRIER 385.

NOTES

Weight 3.17 g; diameter 18 mm. Coin sold on Classical Numismatic Group eAuction 245 (lot 411) in December 2010 for $82.

Other specimens:

- specimen from VCoins (Educational Coin Company) [click for picture];

- specimen from Compagnie Générale de Bourse Monnaies 55 (lot 381), October 2012; weight 2.86 g; diameter 18 mm [click for picture];

- specimen sold on eBay in April 2015 for EUR 30.02 [click for picture];

- specimen from the J.G. Kiss Collection; weight 2.30 g; diameter 19 mm [click for picture];

- specimen sold on eBay in November 2016 for GBP 13.50; weight 4.40 g; diameter 19 mm [click for picture];

- specimen sold on eBay in November 2015; weight 2.57 g; diameter 18 mm [click for picture];

- specimen from the Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf Collection (inventory no. Roth12791); weight 3.06 g; diameter 18.80 mm [click for picture];

- specimen from Portable Antiquities Scheme database (ID: NARC-F9DC08); weight 2 g; diameter 19 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski