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RIC VI, LONDINIUM 17, MAXIMIAN HERCULIUS, LEGENDS VARIETY [IRREGULAR COIN]

  

OBVERSE

IMPCMAXIMIIINVSPMVG [IMP C MAXIMIIINVS (sic!) P MVG (sic!)]; bust r., laur., cuir.

REVERSE

VANIOPOPV-LIROMANII [VANIO (sic!) POPVLI ROMANII (sic!)]; Genius stg. l., modius on head, naked but for chlamys over l. shoulder, r. holding patera, l. cornucopiae.

NOT IN RIC

LEGENDS VARIETY. Specimen similar to LONDINIUM 17 except for errors in both legends. The portrait is quite good, but Genius looks much worse and the lettering is terrible. Obviously an imitative coin.

NOTES

Weight 8.11 g; diameter 25-27 mm. Ex Robert Bernobich Collection. Sold on VAuctions 313 (lot 340) in November 2014 for $155.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski