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RIC VII, ARLES 337, CONSTANTINE I, REVERSE LEGEND VARIETY

  

OBVERSE

CONSTAN-TINVSAVG [CONSTANTINVS AVG]; bust r., rosette-diadem., dr., cuir.

REVERSE

VIRTV-SAVG [VIRTVS AVG]; gateway with four turrets, varying number of stone layers, star above, no doors. T in left field, F in right field. PCONST in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

REVERSE LEGEND VARIETY. Coin similar to ARLES 337 except for "AVG" in rev. legend instead of "AVGG" (p. 270). Listed in Ferrando (p. 126, no. 512).

See also:
ARLES 326, CONSTANTINE I, REVERSE LEGEND VARIETY

NOTES

Weight 3.15 g; diameter 20 mm. Ex Beast Coins. Sold on VAuctions auctio 250 (lot 137) in August 2010 for USD 87.

Other specimens:

- from CGB E-shop (brm_606331), sold for EUR 160; weight 3.00 g; diameter 20.5 mm [click for picture];

- sold om CGB Monnaies 36 (lot 1020) in October 2008 for EUR 145; weight 2.39 g; diameter 19 mm [click for picture];

- sold om eBay in August 2022 for GBP 147; diameter 20 mm [click for picture];

- offered on Bertolami Fine Art E-Live Auction 80 (lot 997), April 2020; sold on Roma Numismatics eSale 77 (lot 1352) in November 2020 for GBP 110; weight 2.57 g; diameter 21 mm [click for picture];

- from NVMMVS BIBLE II (NBD no. 51776) [click for picture];

- from NVMMVS BIBLE II (NBD no. 847) [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski