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RIC VI, LONDINIUM [after 37a], CONSTANTIUS, UNLISTED BUST TYPE

   

OBVERSE

CONSTANTIVSNOBC [CONSTANTIVS NOB C]; bust r., laur., dr., cuir. [D].

REVERSE

GENIOPOPV-LIROMANI [GENIO POPVLI ROMANI]; Genius stg. l., modius on head, naked but for chlamys over l. shoulder, r. holding patera, l. cornucopiae.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - D. Not attested for obv. legend 3d (p. 126). However, note that it could be an error in RIC: "3c (D)" instead of 3d (D), so this specimen could be in fact LONDINIUM 38. See: CORRIGENDA, VOL. VI, p. 126. Coin should be listed after LONDINIUM 37a.

NOTES

Weight 9.70 g; diameter 28 mm. Coin sold on CNG eAuction 373 (lot 436) in April 2016 for $180.

Other specimens:

- specimen sold on Roma Numismatics for GBP 200; weight 10.38 g; diameter 27 mm [click for picture];

- specimen from Peter Buis' collection; weight 9.40 g; diameter 27-30 mm [click for picture];

- specimen sold on eBay in January 2011 for $41.01; weight 9.4 g; diameter 27-30 mm [click for picture];

- specimen from Via-Agrippa; weight 10.4 g; diameter 27 mm [click for picture];

- specimen sold on CNG eAuction 204 (lot 245) in February 2009 for $137; weight 9.33 g; diameter 29 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski