Leo I (457-474) and Verina.   [AE2's]
Images.  
ES3
19
AE2
bust right
VIRTVS EXRCITI [sic]
emp rt. with standard and globe
foot on captive
A--
So1.1
S-- RIC X
652-4
Constantinople
H23a-b
Pl. 9
Con
DO LRC
560
 
ES4
19
AE2
bust right
SALVS RPVBLCA [sic]
emp rt. with standard and globe foot on captive
A--
So1.2-3
SR4339 RIC X
657-664
Constantinople
H24a-b
Pl. 9
Con
DO LRC
561
D. Markov: Perhaps the high-quality ones really are 
from Constantinople.
ES5
19
AE2
Verina
bust right
SALVS REIPVBLICAE, 
Victory seated right, 
inscribing chi-rho on shield.
A--
So--
SR4345 RIC X
655-6
Constantinople
H25
Con
pl. 9
DO LRC
598
 
 

ES3ES3  Type ES3
  20mm. 6:00. 4.34 grams
  VIRTVS EXERCITI
  Mintmark: CONE 
  RIC X 652 "R5", page 291
  Hahn 5thC. 23


L



   Type ES4
   20 mm. 5:30. 4.45 grams.


LL



  Type ES4.
  DN LEO PE - RPET AC
  SALVS R-PVBLICA
  CON
  20 mm. 6:00. 4.24 grams.
  RIC 662 "R4".





ES3ES3
  Type ES4
  DN LEO P - RPET AC 
  [note the different spelling of the obverse legend omitting the "E"]
  SALVS R-PVBLICA
  CON
  20 mm. 6:00. 4.06 grams.
  RIC 663 "R4".

LL


    Type ES4 variety.
    SALVS RE-PVBLICA  (spelled correctly with an E, which none in RIC do)
    Revere emperor nimbate  (only RIC X 657 has the emperor nimbate, but that one has legend SALVS REI-PVBLICAE. Its mintmark is CON like this one.)  
  22 mm (Note the large rim). 6:00. 3.77 grams.
   This piece has RIC legend "L1", with AVG spelled correctly, which is on 658 and 661 however there the reverse is (mis)spelled R-PVRLICA.
  I propose that this excellent piece was struck by the prototype die, before the degeneration seen on every other known example set in.



Verina:

V 
  Type ES5
  20 mm. 6:00. 5.27 grams.  


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