7-2000

RIC VII, TRIER 439/440, CONSTANTINE I, HYBRID, OFFICINA P [IRREGULAR COIN]

  

OBVERSE

CONSTAN-TINVSAVG [CONSTANTINVS AVG]; head r., laur. [TRIER 439].

REVERSE

CAESARVMNOSTROBV [CAESARVM NOSTROBV (sic!)]; laurel wreath enclosing VOT/X. PTR crescent in exergue [TRIER 440].

NOT IN RIC

HYBRID. Obverse TRIER 439 with reverse TRIER 440 [or 441]. Note clumsy lettering and error in rev. legend: NOSTROBV instead of NOSTRORVM. Apparently an ancient imitation.

See also:
TRIER 439/440, CONSTANTINE I, HYBRID, OFFICINA S [IRREGULAR COIN]

NOTES

Weight 2.61 g; diameter 19 mm. From Compagnie Générale de Bourse.

Other specimens:

- specimen from NVMMVS BIBLE II (NBD no. 57285); better style, no errors in legends but probably also an ancient imitation; weight 2.10 g; diameter 17 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski