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RIC VI, TREVERI [after 279a], DIOCLETIAN, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [D], OFFICINA A

  

OBVERSE

IMPDIOCLETIANVSPFAVG [IMP DIOCLETIANVS P F AVG]; bust r., laur., dr., cuir., seen from rear [D].

REVERSE

GENIOPOPV-LIROMANI [GENIO POPVLI ROMANI]; Genius stg. l., modius on head, naked but for chlamys over l. shoulder, r. holding patera, l. cornucopiae. Α in left field, star in right field. TR in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - D, OFFICINA A. Not attested for obv. legend 1f (p. 187). Coin should be listed after TREVERI 279a.

See also:
TREVERI [after 279a], DIOCLETIAN, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [D], OFFICINA B

NOTES

Weight 9.08 g; diameter 26 mm. From CGB.

Other specimens:

- specimen from Roma Numismatics; weight 8.63 g; diameter 30 mm [click for picture];

- specimen sold on eBay in December 2013 for $11.11 [click for picture] [Thanks to the collaboration of Mariusz Graczyk];

- specimen sold on Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio auction (session D, lot 3159) in January 2015 for $80; weight 10.93 g [click for picture];

- specimen from the British Museum Collection (reg. no. 2002,1207.14); weight 10.07 g; diameter 29 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski