7-491

RIC VII, TRIER [after 570], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED ISSUE

  

OBVERSE

AVGVSTVS [AVGVSTVS]; head r. with rosette-diadem.

REVERSE

CAESAR in laurel wreath. TR in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED ISSUE. Minted in 336. Similar to LYONS 283 (p. 141), ARLES 410 (p. 278), SISCIA 259 (p. 459), THESSALONICA 221 (p. 529), CONSTANTINOPLE 132 (p. 588) and NICOMEDIA 197 (p. 634). Coin should be listed after TRIER 570.

NOTES

AR medallion of 4 heavy siliquae. Weight 14.10 g. Sold on Numismatik Lanz auction in December 1983 for DM 105,000; sold on Numismatica Ars Classica auction in May 1999 for CHF 38,000; sold on Numismatica Genevensis SA Auction 5 (lot 296) in December 2008 for CHF 70,000.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski