6-2076

RIC VI, LONDINIUM [after 39], CONSTANTIUS, UNLISTED BUST TYPE

   

OBVERSE

CONSTANTI-VSNOBC [CONSTANTIVS NOB C]; bust l., laur., helm., cuir., spear over r. shoulder, shield on l. arm.

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. Not attested for obv. legend 3d (p. 126). Similar to bust on LONDINIUM 39 but also helmeted. Listed in Cloke-Toone - Addenda (3.01.026.5). Should be listed in RIC after LONDINIUM 39.

NOTES

Weight 9.54 g; diameter 29 mm. Coin sold on Heritage Auctions auction 271920 (lot 40423) in May 2019 for $1,800.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski