6-2449

RIC VI, ROMA [after 42a], CONSTANTIUS, UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND

  

OBVERSE

CONSTAN-TIVSNOBC [CONSTANTIVS NOB C]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

VIRTVS-MILITVM [VIRTVS MILITVM]; the four princes sacrificing over tripod before gate in six-turreted enclosure. Z in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND. Specimen similar to ROMA 42a except for obv. legend: CONSTANTIVS NOB C (not attested for this issue) instead of CONSTANTIVS CAES. Note obv. from the same die as unlisted ROMA [after 22a]. Coin should be listed after ROMA 42a.

NOTES

Argenteus. Weight 3.09 g; diameter 20 mm. Coin sold on Leu Numismatik auction 12 Lang Collection (lot 1515) in May 2022 for CHF 750.

Other specimens:

- sold on Bertolami Fine Art web auction 92 (lot 1529) in October 2020 for GBP 440; weight 3.58 g; diameter 19 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski