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RIC VI, TREVERI [after 158a], CONSTANTIUS, UNLISTED BUST TYPE, OFFICINA B

  

OBVERSE

CONSTANTIVSNOBCAES [CONSTANTIVS NOB CAES]; head r., laur., H under bust.

REVERSE

GENIOPOPV-L-IROMANI [GENIO POPVLI ROMANI]; Genius stg. l., modius on head, naked but for chlamys over l. shoulder, r. holding patera, l. cornucopiae. B in l. field. TR in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE. Bust type not attested for this issue. Specimen similar to TREVERI 158a except for letter "H" under bust. Apparently, it is not TREVERI 214a erroneously engraved without Γ in r. field. See: Georges Gautier, Myriam Phéline, Patrick Villemur, "Une série méconnue de nummi de l’atelier de Trèves comportant à l’avers la lettre H sous les effgies impériales", BSFN 2020, no. 6, p. 146-152. Coin should be listed after TREVERI 158a.

See also:
TREVERI [after 158a], CONSTANTIUS, UNLISTED BUST TYPE, OFFICINA C
TREVERI [after 158b], GALERIUS MAXIMIAN, UNLISTED BUST TYPE

NOTES

Weight 9.75 g; diameter 27 mm. Coin sold on VAuctions Triskeles auction 30 (lot 323) in December 2019 for $205.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski