6-1406

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

  

OBVERSE

DIVOROMVLON[VBISCONS] [DIVO ROMVLO N V BIS CONS; bust r., bare, in consular robe, r. holding eagle-tipped (?) sceptre.

REVERSE

AETERNAE-MEMORIAE [AETERNAE MEMORIAE]; eagle with wings spread stg. r. on domed shrine without columns with doors (arched or flat-topped) ajar. REP (?) in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE. The attribution is partially uncertain but there is no doubt that this bust type is not attested in RIC. Listed in Drost (Rome no. 172). Coin should be listed in RIC after ROMA 257.

NOTES

Weight 6.95 g; diameter 24 mm. From the Münzkabinett of the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin Collection (reg. no. 18235455).


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski