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RIC VI, LUGDUNUM [after 100b], MAXIMIAN HERCULIUS, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [U]

  

OBVERSE

IMPMAXIMIANVSPAVG [IMP MAXIMIANVS P AVG]; bust l., laur., cuir., sceptre over r. shoulder [U].

REVERSE

GENIOPOP-VLIROMANI [GENIO POPVLI ROMANI]; Genius stg. l., modius on head, naked but for chlamys over l. shoulder, r. holding patera, l. cornucopiae. Altar in left field, B in right field. PLC in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - U. Not attested for obv. legend 2d (p. 250). Coin should be listed after LUGDUNUM 100b.

NOTES

Weight 9.11 g. From The New York Sale auction XXV (lot 263), January 2011.

Other specimens:

- from the Münzkabinett of the Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien Collection (object no. RÖ 67480); weight 11.02 g; diameter 29.5 mm [click for picture];

- from the Münzkabinett of the Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien Collection (object no. RÖ 67481); weight 8.88 g; diameter 29.6 mm [click for picture];

- from the American Numismatic Society Collection (reg. no. 1944.100.1126); weight 9.61 g; diameter 28.5 mm [click for picture];

- from CGB E-shop (brm_508003); weight 9.43 g; diameter 28 mm [click for picture];

- offered on Numismatica Ars Classica auction 11 (lot 532) in April 1998; sold on Thesaurus "Sirius" auction in December 2009 for EUR 160; weight 11.10 g [click for picture];

- sold on eBay in February 2009 for $188.09; sold on CGB Monnaies 45 (lot 669) in October 2010 for EUR 280; weight 8.74 g; diameter 27 mm [click for picture];

- sold on Numismatic Fine Arts auction 6 (lot 910) in February 1979 for $185; weight 9.51 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski