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RIC VII, ROME 268, CONSTANTIUS II, MINTMARK VARIETY

  

OBVERSE

FLVALCONSTANTIVSNOBC [FL VAL CONSTANTIVS NOB C]; bust r., laur., dr., cuir., seen form back.

REVERSE

PROVIDEN-TIAECAESS [PROVIDENTIAE CAESS]; camp gate, two turrets, no doors, star above; varying number of stone layers; three vertical dots in arch. RQ in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

MINTMARK VARIETY. RIC enumerates six sub-issues for ROME 264-269. See CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 325. However, variety with three vertical dots in the arch of the camp gate is not listed (the centering dot is visible over the arch). Note also that further investigations are needed to identify these sub-issues.

NOTES

Weight 2.03 g; diameter 17 mm. Coin sold on eBay in August 2022 for GBP 27.99.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski