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RIC VI, ANTIOCHIA 164c, CONSTANTINE, UNLISTED OFFICINA ΓΙ

  

OBVERSE

IMPCFLVALCONSTANTINVSPFAVG [IMP C FL VAL CONSTANTINVS P F AVG]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

GENIO-AVGVSTI [GENIO AVGVSTI]; Genius stg. l., modius on head, naked but for chlamys over l. shoulder (the chlamys falls low), r. holding head of Sol, l. cornucopiae. Star in left field, ΓΙ in right field. ANT in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OFFICINA - ΓΙ. RIC lists for this type officinae Α, Β, Δ, Є, ς, Ζ, ΑΙ, ΔΙ and ЄΙ (p. 643). General note about this issue from p. 610-611: "Genio Augusti (with Sol head instead of Victoriola, and without eagle) appears for all three Augusti. [...] Date, 312".

See also:
ANTIOCHIA 164c, CONSTANTINE, UNLISTED OFFICINA Γ
ANTIOCHIA 164c, CONSTANTINE, UNLISTED OFFICINA ΔЄ
ANTIOCHIA 164c, CONSTANTINE, UNLISTED OFFICINA ΒΙ

NOTES

Weight 5.64 g; diameter 19-20 mm. From Beast Coins.

Other specimens:

- sold on eBay in August 2008 for $17.35; now in Brent Upchurch's collection [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski