6-440

RIC VI, LUGDUNUM [before 81], MAXIMIAN HERCULIUS, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [B]

  

OBVERSE

IMPCMAXIMIANVSAVG [IMP C MAXIMIANVS AVG]; bust r., laur., cuir. [B].

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, B in right field. PLC in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - B. Not attested for obv. legend 2b (p. 249). Coin should be listed before LUGDUNUM 81.

NOTES

Weight 8.44 g. Coin offered on Freeman & Sear auction in June 2007 for $180.

Other specimens:

- specimen from Beast Coins; weight 9.55 g; diameter 28-31 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski