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RIC VII, SISCIA 48, CONSTANTINE I, UNLISTED OFFICINA Α

  

OBVERSE

CONSTAN-TINVSAVG [CONSTANTINVS AVG]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

PACI-S-GLORIA [PACIS GLORIA]; Emperor stg. l., in military dress, r. holding olive branch, l. globe. ASIS or SIS in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED ISSUE. Reverse type not attested in RIC. Coin probably minted in 317, after Civil War I, when Siscia fell into the hands of Constantine. At the same time the other series of fractions were minted at Siscia (cf. SISCIA 41-46) and m.m. SIS or ASIS was also in use. Coin should be listed before SISCIA 41.

NOTES

Fraction. Weight 1.20 g; diameter 16 mm. From FORVM ANCIENT COINS; picture posted by marandnumiz.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski