7-953

RIC VII, LYONS [before 10], LICINIUS I, UNLISTED ISSUE, BUST TYPE K1

  

OBVERSE

IMPLICINIVSPFAVG [IMP LICINIVS P F AVG]; bust r., laur., wearing trabea.

REVERSE

GENNIO-POPROM [GENIO POP ROM]; Genius turreted stg. l. loins dr. with himation, patera in r. hand, cornucopiae in l. T in left field, F in right field. PLG in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED ISSUE. Type not attested with this m.m. Not listed in Bastien Lyon I, but cf. p. 254, no. 572-573. Cf. also in RIC footnote 10 ff. on p. 123. Note that trabea could be regarded as elaborate cuirass. Coin should be listed before LYONS 10.

See also:
LYONS [before 10], LICINIUS I, UNLISTED ISSUE, BUST TYPE B4
LYONS [before 10], LICINIUS I, UNLISTED ISSUE, BUST TYPE B5
LYONS [before 10], LICINIUS I, UNLISTED ISSUE, BUST TYPE G5 var.

NOTES

Weight 3.40 g; diameter 21 mm. Coin sold on eBay in April 2010 for $210.01 [Thanks to the collaboration of Tomasz Speier].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski