6-1497

RIC VI, LUGDUNUM [before 72], DIOCLETIAN, UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND AND BUST TYPE

  

OBVERSE

IMPCDIOCLETIANVSAVG [IMP C DIOCLETIANVS AVG]; bust l., helm. (laur.), cuir., spear (or sceptre) over r. shoulder, 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. Plain altar in left field. PLC in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND AND BUST TYPE. Not attested for this issue (p. 248). Note that it could be LUGDUNUM 90 with helmet laureate, sceptre and worn officina letter in r. field. Otherwise, coin should be listed before LUGDUNUM 72.

NOTES

Weight 8.68 g. Coin sold on Gorny & Mosch auction 233, session 2 (lot 2558) for EUR 250.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski