Dupondius Volusian - Pietas
VOLUSIAN. Æ Dupondius. Rome, early 253 AD.
Obv. IMP CAE C VIB VOLVSIANO AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust r.
Rev. PIETAS AVGG SC Pietas standing l. with both hands raised; in field l., altar.
RIC 258b (R²); C -
Very rare. Same obverse die as the Dupondius with PAX AVGG reverse from the CNG Mail Bid Sale 72, lot 1675, from the 2nd emission (early - mid 252):
Do all these rare Dupondius issues belong to the same emission?
ARS ANTIQVA auction 2, 4 Oct. 2001, lot 462