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RIC VI, LUGDUNUM [after 139], CONSTANTIUS, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [N]

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTIVSNOBCAES [CONSTANTIVS NOB CAES]; bust r., laur., cuir., l. holding forward-pointing spear, shield on r. arm [N].

REVERSE

GENIOPOPVLIROMANI [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 - N. Not attested for obv. legend 3a (p. 251-252). Coin should be listed after LUGDUNUM 139.

NOTES

Weight 7.94 g; diameter 28 mm. Coin offered on Numismatik Lanz auction 132 (lot 518) in November 2006 for EUR 150; sold on Compagnie Générale de Bourse live auction in September 2016 for EUR 350.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski