Classical Numismatics Discussion Members' Gallery
  Welcome Guest. Please login or register.

Members' Gallery Home | Member Collections | Last Added | Last Comments | Most Viewed | Top Rated | My Favorities | Search Galleries
Home > Coin Collecting Theme Galleries > Unlisted and Unpublished Coins

Roman Empire, Constantine I, AE3, Thessalonica, RIC 32 variety
obv: CONSTA-NTINVS AVG, Bust l. cuir. w/ spear over rt. shoulder
rev:VOTXX / MVLT / XXX / TS[delta] in wreath
RIC Thessalonica 32 var. R5
aEF

This legend break is unrecorded for this type- in combination with extremely rare bust type and scarce reverse type. A fantastically rare coin.
File information
Filename:Constantine I VOTXX MVLT XXX~0.jpg
Album name:wolfgang336 / Unlisted and Unpublished Coins
Rating (4 votes): (Details)
File Size:28 KB
Date added:Jun 10, 2004
Dimensions:475 x 230 pixels
Displayed:629 times
URL:http://www.forumancientcoins.com/gallery/displayimage.php?pos=-58
Favorites:Add to Favorites
Gunner  [Jun 11, 2004 at 12:07 AM]
wolfgang336  [Jun 11, 2004 at 10:37 PM]
Thanks Gunner.... I got it cheap too!
lech.stepniewski  [May 21, 2005 at 09:08 PM]
Sorry, it is an error in RIC. There is no VOT/XX legend break in this issue!
vic9128  [May 21, 2005 at 09:13 PM]
Evan is talking about the obverse legend break CONSTA-NTINVS
wolfgang336  [May 24, 2005 at 07:03 PM]
Yep, that's it. I've seen perhaps 3 other specimens with this break, making it somewhat more common than what I originally thought. Still, a nice coin!