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RIC VII, TRIER 523/522, CONSTANTINOPOLIS, HYBRID [IRREGULAR COIN]

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANT-NOPOIS [CONSTANTNOPOIS (sic!)]; bust l., laur. helmet, wearing imperial cloak, reversed spear [TRIER 523].

REVERSE

She-wolf stg. l., suckling twins; two stars above; between, wreath. TRS in exergue [TRIER 522].

NOT IN RIC

HYBRID. Obverse TRIER 523 with reverse TRIER 522. But note error in obv. legend. See also CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 214. Probably an ancient imitation.

NOTES

Weight 2.20 g; diameter 16 mm. Coin sold on eBay in November 2020 for GBP 65.

Other specimens:

- from eBay, August 2021 (no error in obv. legend); weight 1.0 g; diameter 15 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski