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RIC VI, TREVERI [after 304], DIOCLETIAN, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [Y]

  

OBVERSE

IMPDIOCLETIANVSP-AVG [IMP DIOCLETIANVS P AVG]; bust l., laur., helm., cuir., r. holding spear over shoulder, l. shield [Y].

REVERSE

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

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - Y. Not attested for obv. legend 1h (p. 187). Coin should be listed after TREVERI 304.

NOTES

Coin sold on eBay in December 2008 for EUR 350.

Other specimens:

- specimen sold on Classical Numismatic Group auction in June 2005 for $300; weight 8.40 g; obv. legend break A-V [click for picture];

- specimen offered on eBay in June 2012 for EUR 495; weight 11.38 g; diameter 26 mm; obv. legend break A-V [click for picture] [Thanks to the collaboration of Tomasz Speier];

- specimen offered on Auctiones GmbH in September 2012 for CHF 500; weight 8.10 g; diameter 25-17 mm; obv. legend break A-V [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski