7-1866

RIC VII, TRIER [after 489], CONSTANTINE II, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [B5 l.]

  

OBVERSE

ANEPIGRAPHIC (no legend); bust l., laur., cuir. [B5 l.].

REVERSE

CONSTAN/TINVS/CAESAR [CONSTANTINVS CAESAR]; rev. legend in three lines; star above. STR in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - B5 l. Not attested for obv. legend 7 (p. 210). But note error in rev. legend on at least one known specimen: CONSTATINVS instead of CONSTANTINVS. Could be regarded as an ancient imitation. Not listed in Zschucke BTP. Coin should be listed after TRIER 489.

NOTES

From NVMMVS BIBLE II (NBD no. 21953).

Other specimens:

- specimen sold on eBay in May 2015 fror GBP 35.60 (possible error in rev. legend) [click for picture] [Thanks to the collaboration of Tomasz Speier];

- specimen from eBay, May 2015; (error in rev. legend; also crude style and/or tooling); weight 1.80 g; diameter 16 mm [click for picture] [Thanks to the collaboration of Tomasz Speier].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski