6-1432

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

  

OBVERSE

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

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, officina letter in right field illegible. [P]L[C] in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE. Not attested for obv. legend 3a (p. 251-252). Similar to bust type P (which is also not attested for obv. legend 3a) except for the absence of cuirass. Coin should be listed after LUGDUNUM 139.

NOTES

Weight 10.64 g; diameter 28 mm. Coin sold on eBay in February 2015 for GBP 620.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski