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RIC VII, TRIER 249, CONSTANTINE I, MINTMARK VARIETY, ENGRAVER'S ERROR

  

OBVERSE

CONSTAN-TINVSAVG [CONSTANTINVS AVG]; bust r., helmeted, cuir.

REVERSE

VIRTVS-EXERCIT [VIRTVS EXERCIT]; trophy with captive std. on ground on either side. Wreath in left field. •PTR in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

MINTMARK VARIETY. Coin similar to TRIER 249 except for wreath in left field instead of star (p. 186). Probably an engraver's error.

NOTES

Weight 2.8 g; diameter 20-21 mm. Sold on eBay in April 2010 for $19.99; sold on VCoins (Victor's Imperial Coins) for $95.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski