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RIC VII, TRIER 548, CONSTANTINOPOLIS, MINTMARK VARIETY [IRREGULAR COIN]

  

OBVERSE

CONSTAN-TINOPOLIS [CONSTANTINOPOLIS]; bust l., laur. helmet, wearing imperial cloak, reversed spear.

REVERSE

Victory stg. l. on prow, holding spear and shield. Star in left field. TRP in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

MINTMARK VARIETY. Specimen similar to TRIER 548 except for star in l. field (cf. ARLES 352 and two issues from Trier: TRIER 554 with wreath in l. field and TRIER 563 with branch in l. field) Apparently an ancient imitation.

See also:
TRIER 543, CONSTANTINOPOLIS, MINTMARK VARIETY [IRREGULAR COIN]
TRIER 548, CONSTANTINOPOLIS, MINTMARK VARIETY [IRREGULAR COIN]

NOTES

Weight 2.00 g; diameter 16 mm. Sold on Leu Numismatik Webauktion 11 (lot 2046) in February 2020 for CHF 51.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski