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RIC VI, LUGDUNUM 174, CONSTANTIUS, BUST TYPE VARIETY [NN var.]

  

OBVERSE

VIRTVSCONSTANTINOBC [VIRTVS CONSTANTI NOB C]; bust l., laur., helm., cuir., spear over r. shoulder, shield on l. arm [NN 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, B in right field. PLC in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

BUST TYPE VARIETY. Bust type similar to NN 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

Ex Dattari. Coin sold on Jesús Vico auction 147 - Room Auction (lot 313) in March 2017 for EUR 1,350.

Other specimens:

- specimen from the British Museum Collection (reg. no. B.1095); weight 11.50 [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski