6-1567

RIC VI, TREVERI [before 163], DIOCLETIAN, UNLISTED ISSUE [IRREGULAR COIN]

  

OBVERSE

IMPDIOCLETIANVSAVG [IMP DIOCLETIANVS AVG]; bust r., laur., dr., cuir.

REVERSE

GENIOPO-PVLIROMANI [GENIO POPVLI ROMANI]; Genius stg. l., modius on head, naled but for chlamys over l. shoulder, r. holding patera, l. cornucopiae. Altar in l. field, B in right field. TR in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED ISSUE. Rev. similar to popular type minted in Lugdunum, with altar to. l. (cf. for example LUGDUNUM 108a) but not attested for Treveri. Possibly an ancient imitation or an engraver's error.

NOTES

Weight 8.05 g; diameter 26.5 mm. From Compagnie Générale de Bourse.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski