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RIC VII, TRIER [before 518], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [B4] AND OBVERSE LEGEND [IRREGULAR COIN]

  

OBVERSE

CONST-ANiINVS [CONSTANIINVS (sic!)]; bust r., laur., dr., cuir. [B4].

REVERSE

GLOR-IAEXE-RCITV• [GLORIA EXERCITV•]; two soldiers, helmeted, stg. front, looking at each other; each holding spear and rests hand on shield; between them two standards. TRS in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - B4 AND OBVERSE LEGEND. Neither bust type nor obv. legend is attested for this issue. Note crude lettering and errors in both legends. Note also EXERCITV• in rev. legend instead of EXERCITVS and unusual rev. legend break E-R instead of C-I. See also CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 214. Coin could be noted in RIC before TRIER 518.

See also:
TRIER [before 518], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [B4] [IRREGULAR COIN]
TRIER [before 518], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [E7] [IRREGULAR COIN]
TRIER [after 518], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [E8 l.] [IRREGULAR COIN]

NOTES

Weight 2.80 g; diameter 16 mm. From the Genio Popvli Romani Collection.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski