7-2447

RIC VII, LYONS [before 10], LICINIUS I, UNLISTED ISSUE, BUST TYPE G5 var.

  

OBVERSE

IMP-LICINIVSPFAVG [IMP LICINIVS P F AVG]; bust r., laur., dr., cuir., spear across r. shoulder, shield on l. arm.

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. Bust type similar to G5 but cuirassed and draped. See also CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 89. 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 K1.

NOTES

Weight 4.23 g; diameter 19 mm. Chitry Hoard no. 1920. Coin sold on Compagnie Générale de Bourse Live auction (lot brm_440006) in September 2017 for EUR 540.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski