7-1759

RIC VII, ARLES [after 69], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [K3 l.]

  

OBVERSE

IMPCONSTANTINVSPFAVG [IMP CONSTANTINVS P F AVG]; bust l., laur., wearing trabea, eagle-tipped sceptre in r. hand [K3 l.].

REVERSE

TRBPCONSIIII-PPPROCONSVL [TRB P CONS IIII-P P PROCONSVL]; emperor std. l. on curule chair, holding globe and short sceptre. S in left field, F in right field. S(?)ARL in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - K3 l. Not attested for this type. Listed in Ferrando (p. 105, no. 358). Note that officina letter is uncertain; could be Q Coin should be listed after ARLES 69.

NOTES

Weight 3.20 g; diameter 19 mm. Coin sold on eBay in October 2014 for EUR 1,021 [Thanks to the collaboration of Manuel Pina].

Other specimens:

- specimen from NVMMVS BIBLE II (NBD no. 51741) [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski