6-1218

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

  

OBVERSE

IMPDIOCLETIANVSPA-VG [IMP DIOCLETIANVS P AVG]; bust l., laur., helm., cuir., r. holding sceptre, l. shield [Z].

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 - Z. Not attested for obv. legend 1h (p. 187). Note that the tip of the sceptre is apparently rounded but one could regard it as a spear. Coin should be listed after TREVERI 304.

NOTES

Weight 10.02 g; diameter 25-27 mm. Coin sold on Auctiones eAuction 59 (lot 213) in March 2018 for CHF 480.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski