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RIC VI, LUGDUNUM 153, CONSTANTIUS, BUST TYPE VARIETY [KK var.]

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTIVSNOBCAES [CONSTANTIVS NOB CAES]; bust l., laur., helm., cuir., sceptre over r. shoulder [KK var.].

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, A in right field. PLC in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

BUST TYPE VARIETY. Bust type similar to KK except for laureate helmet. Note that for this issue RIC does not distinguish plain helmet from laureate helmet or radiate helmet. However, this difference is mentioned in footnotes (cf. footnote 6 and 12 on p. 250 or footnote 3 on p. 251).

NOTES

Weight 8.25 g; diameter 28 mm. From Compagnie Générale de Bourse.

Other specimens:

- specimen from the British Museum Collection (reg. no. B.10951); weight 9.28 [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski