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RIC VII, TRIER 317, CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED OFFICINA S, ENGRAVER'S ERROR

  

OBVERSE

CONSTAN-TINVSAVG [CONSTANTINVS AVG]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

BEATATRAN-QVILLIAS [BEATA TRANQVILLIAS (sic!)]; globe set on altar inscribed VO/TIS/XX; above, three stars. STR in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OFFICINA S, ENGRAVER'S ERROR. RIC lists only officina P (p. 191). Note error in rev. legend: TRANQVILLIAS instead of TRANQVILLITAS. Probably an engraver's error. Listed in RMBT (p. 32, no. 34) without error in rev. legend. Specimen could be regarded as an ancient imitation.

See also:
TRIER 317, CONSTANTINE I, ENGRAVER'S ERROR

NOTES

Weight 2.50 g; diameter 18 mm. From FORVM ANCIENT COINS; posted by Fitzwilk.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski