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RIC VII, TRIER 518, CONSTANTINE I, OBVERSE LEGEND VARIETY [IRREGULAR COIN]

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANI-NVSANXAVG [CONSTANINVS (sic!) ANX (sic!) AVG]; bust r., rosette-diadem, dr., cuir.

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. TRP in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

OBVERSE LEGEND VARIETY. Specimen similar to TRIER 518 except for errors in obv. legend. Note also crude style. Apparently an ancient imitation.

See also:
TRIER [before 518], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [B4] AND OBVERSE LEGEND [IRREGULAR COIN]
TRIER [before 518], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [B4] [IRREGULAR COIN]
TRIER [before 518], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [E7] [IRREGULAR COIN]
TRIER 518, CONSTANTINE I, OBVERSE LEGEND VARIETY [IRREGULAR COIN]

NOTES

Weight 1.15 g; diameter 15 mm. Coin sold on eBay in June 2018 for GBP 12.60.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski