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RIC VII, TRIER 149, CONSTANTINE II, [CORRECTION], ENGRAVER'S ERROR

  

OBVERSE

FLCLCONSTNTINVSIVNNC [FL CL CONSTNTINVS (sic!) IVN N C]; bust r., head bare, dr., cuir.

REVERSE

CLARITASREIPVBLICAE [CLARITAS REIPVBLICAE]; Sol rad., advancing l., raising r. hand, whip in l. hand, flying chlamys. T in left field, F in right field. •ATR in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

[CORRECTION]. Specimen similar to corrected TRIER 149 except for CONSTNTINVS in obv. legend instead of CONSTANTINVS. Apparently an engraver's error. See also CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 175 and CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 175.

See also:
TRIER 149, CONSTANTINE II, [CORRECTION]
TRIER [after 149], CONSTANTINE II, UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND AND REVERSE VARIETY

NOTES

Weight 2.88 g; diameter 19 mm. Coin sold on CNG eAuction 243 (lot 500) in October 2010 for $60.

Other specimens:

- sold on CNG eAuction 271 (lot 544) in January 2012 for $340; weight 3.42 g; diameter 19 mm [click for picture];

- sold on eBay in April 2015 for EUR 57; rev. legend breaks S-RE-I [click for picture];

- from Janusz Kamiński's collection; weight 2.84 g; diameter 20 mm; rev. legend breaks S-RE-I [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski