7-2210

RIC VII, TRIER [after 549], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [B4]

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTI-NVSMAXAVG [CONSTANTINVS MAX AVG]; bust r., laur., dr., cuir. [B4].

REVERSE

GLOR-IAEXERC-ITVS [GLORIA EXERCITVS]; two soldiers, helmeted, stg. front, looking at each other; each holding spear and rests hand on shield; between them two standards. Wreath between standards. TRP in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - B4. Not attested for obv. legend 1 (p. 218). But cf. TRIER 538. Note that wreath does not look like ordinary laurel wreath but there is also no rosette. For different types of rosette-diadem see also footnotes 544 and 555. Coin should be listed after TRIER 549.

NOTES

WILDWINDS; contributed by Dane.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski