7-1218

RIC VII, ROME [after 17], CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED ISSUE [PAX PERPETVA AVGG NN]

  

OBVERSE

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

REVERSE

PAXPERP-E-T-VAAVGGNN [PAX PERPETVA AVGG NN]; Pax stg. l, raising r. hand with branch, l. holding standard. R*P in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED ISSUE. Minted probably in 314-315. Listed in: Jean-Marc Doyen, "Une émission constantinienne méconnue (Rome, 313) et la date de la 3ème réduction pondérale du follis", Bulletin du Cercle d'Études Numismatiques 1990, no. 1, p. 4. Note that bust type is uncertain. Doyen gives: "wearing trabea (on cuirass?)" [revêtu de la trabea (sur une cuirasse?)]. Coin should be listed in RIC after ROME 17.

NOTES

Weight 3.08 g. From Doyen's article quoted above (p. 5, no. 8).


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski