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RIC VI, LUGDUNUM [after 71], MAXIMIAN HERCULIUS, UNLISTED BUST TYPE AND REVERSE VARIETY

  

OBVERSE

IMPCMAXIMIANVSAVG [IMP C MAXIMIANVS AVG]; bust l., laur., lion's skin on l. shoulder, club over r. shoulder.

REVERSE

GENIOPOPV-LIROMANI [GENIO POPVLI ROMANI]; Genius stg. l., modius on head, loins draped, r. holding patera, l. cornucopiae. Plain altar in left field. PLC in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE AND REVERSE VARIETY. Bust type not attested for this issue (p. 247). Note also that Genius on rev. has loins draped instead of chlamys over l. shoulder. However, this coin could be regarded as LUGDUNUM 85 with worn officina letter and rev. variety. Otherwise, should be listed after LUGDUNUM 71.

NOTES

Weight 10.54 g. From Bridgend Hoard (p. 200, 213 and plate 40, no. 381).


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski