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RIC VI, LUGDUNUM [after 55], CONSTANTIUS, UNLISTED BUST TYPE

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTIVSNOBCAES [CONSTANTIVS NOB CAES]; bust r., laur., in imperial mantle, r. holding eagle-tipped sceptre.

REVERSE

GENIOPOPV-LIROMANI [GENIO POPVLI ROMANI]; Genius stg. l., modius on head, naked but for chlamys over l. shoulder, r. holding patera, l. cornucopiae. B [officina letter worn and uncertain] in left field. PL in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE. Not attested for obv. legend 3a (p 246), but cf. LUGDUNUM 58 with consular bust type turned l. Coin should be listed after LUGDUNUM 55.

NOTES

Weight 11.19 g; diameter 27 mm. Coin sold on eBay in May 2011 for $119.54.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski