6-750

RIC VI, TREVERI [before 371], GALERIUS MAXIMIAN, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [Y]

  

OBVERSE

MAXIMIA-NVSN-[C] [MAXIMIANVS N C]; 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. A in left field, star in right field. TR in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - Y. Not attested for obv. legend 4j. Note that obv. legend is partially illegible, but bust type Y is attested only for MAXIMIANVS NOB CAES which obviously must be excluded. Coin should be listed before TREVERI 371.

NOTES

Weight 11.00 g; diameter 28 mm. Coin offered on eBay in March 2010 for EUR 150.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski