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RIC VI, LONDINIUM [after 6a], DIOCLETIAN, UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND [IRREGULAR COIN]

  

OBVERSE

IMPCDIOCLETIANVSPFAG [IMP C DIOCLETIANVS P F AG]; bust r., laur., cuir.

REVERSE

GENIOPOPV-LIROMA[NI] [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 OBVERSE LEGEND. Not attested for this issue. Similar to obv. legend 1a but ended with ...AG instead of ...AVG. Fairly good portrait on obv. but crude rev. Possibly (but not necessarily) an ancient imitation. Could be listed in footnotes after LONDINIUM 6a.

NOTES

Weight 9.10 g; diameter 25 mm. From the Genio Popvli Romani Collection.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski