6-1406

RIC VI, ROMA [after 257], ROMULUS, UNLISTED BUST TYPE

  

OBVERSE

DIVOROMVLONVBISCONS [DIVO ROMVLO N V BIS CONS; bust r., bare, in consular robe, l. holding mappa.

REVERSE

AETERNAE-MEMORIAE [AETERNAE MEMORIAE]; eagle with wings spread stg. r. on domed shrine without columns with doors ajar. REP in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE. Not attested for this issue. Listed in Drost (Rome no. 172). Should be listed in RIC after ROMA 257.

NOTES

Weight 4.20 g; diameter 22.5 mm. From the Calama Hoard [Thanks to the collaboration of Genio popvli romani].

Other specimens:

- from the Münzkabinett of the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin Collection (reg. no. 18235455); plate coin in Drost (no. 172/1); weight 6.95 g; diameter 24 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski