Lugdunum — A settlement in Lugdunensis also known as Lyons
Colonia Copia Claudia Augusta Lugdunum - modern Lyons - was an important Roman city in Gaul. It was founded in 43 BC by Lucius Munatius Plancus, and served as the capital of the Roman province of Gallia Lugdunensis.

Lugdunum was an important city in the western half of the Roman Empire for centuries. Two emperors - Claudius and Caracalla - were born in in the city. In the period AD 69–192 the city's population may have numbered 50,000 to 100,000, and possibly up to 200,000 inhabitants.

There is evidence of numerous temples and shrines in Lugdunum. Traditional Gallic gods like mallet-bearing Sucellus and the mother goddesses called the Matres (depicted with cornucopiae) continued to be worshiped somewhat syncretistically along with the Roman gods. Additional religious cults came with the oriental immigrants, who brought the eastern mystery religions to the Rhône valley. A major shrine of the Phrygian goddess Cybele was built in nearby Vienne, and she also seems to have found special favor in Lugdunum in the late 1st century and 2nd century.

Modern location: Lyons, France
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An AR Denarius struck 15-13 BC in Lugdunum
Obverse: AVGVSTVS DIVI F, Bare head of Augustus facing right

Reverse: Apollo Citharoedus of Actium standing facing, head to left, holding plectrum in his right hand and lyre in his left; IMP X in fields; ACT in exergue

Diameter: 18 mm
Die Orientation: 2 H
Weight: 3.31 g
"Apollo Actius is honoured by Augustus in this reverse type for his victory at the Battle of Actium, where an ancient temple dedicated to Apollo overlooked the sea. Augustus also had the temple enlarged and renovated as an expression of his gratitude, and he similarly dedicated the Actian Games in further celebration." - Roma Numismatics Limited

The obverse translates to "Augustus, son of the Divine (referring to Julius Caesar)"

IMP X translates to "Commander-in-Chief for the 10th time", and ACT is short for Actium.
RIC I (2nd Ed.) Augustus 171a
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An AE As struck 15-after 10 BC in Lugdunum
Obverse: CAESAR PONT MAX, Bare head of Augustus facing right

Reverse: ROM ET AVG, Front elevation of the Altar of Lyons, decorated with the corona civica between laurels, these being flanked by nude male figures to left and right, Victories on columns facing eachother

Diameter: 29 mm
Die Orientation: 4 H
Weight: 9.56 g
Lugdunum is now Lyons in France

Translations:

Obverse: Caesar, High Priest
Reverse: To Rome and Augustus

The Sanctuary of the Three Gauls was founded by Drusus (stepson of Augustus) to federalize and Romanize this area as an Imperial province under Augustus following the Gallic wars of his predecessor Julius Caesar.
RIC I (2nd Ed.) Augustus 230
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An Fourree Denarius struck 15-13 BC in Lugdunum
Obverse: AVGVSTVS DIVI•F, Bare head of Augustus facing right

Reverse: Bull butting to the right; IMP•X in exergue

Diameter: 19 mm
Die Orientation: 12 H
Weight: 2.18 g
IMP X="Proclaimed Commander-in-Chief for the 10th time"
RIC I (Second Edition) Augustus 167a
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An AE As struck 10-6 BC in Lugdunum
Obverse: laureate head right; CAESAR__PONT MAX

Reverse: front elevation of the Altar of Lugdunum, decorated with the corona civica between laurels, these being flanked by nude male figures, Victories on columns, facing one another; ROM ET AVG

Diameter: -
Die Orientation: -
Weight: 5.78 g
The Altar of Lugdunum and the Sanctuary of the Three Gauls were dedicated by Augustus on 1 August 10 B.C., the very same day Drusus' son, the future emperor Claudius, was born in Lugdunum. All the notable men of Gaul were invited. Caius Julius Vercondaridubnus, a member of the Aedui tribe, was the first priest of the new imperial cult. The altar, which was engraved with the names of 60 Gallic tribes, was featured prominently on coins from the Lugdunum mint for many years.
RIC I 230, BMCRE I 549, SRCV I 1690, Cohen I 240
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An AE Quadrans struck 15-10 BC in Lugdunum
Obverse: IMP CAESAR, Head of Augustus facing right, wearing laurel wreath

Reverse: AVGVSTVS, Eagle standing facing with wings spread, head to left

Diameter: 18 mm
Die Orientation: 3 H
Weight: 1.87 g
RPC calls the metal brass
RIC I (Second Edition) Augustus 227, RPC I 508
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An AE As struck 15-after 10 BC in Lugdunum
Obverse: CAESAR PONT MAX, Head of Augustus facing right, wearing laurel wreath

Reverse: Altar of Lugdunum, highly decorated with corona civica, laurels, and nude male figures; Victories flanking; ROM ET AVG in exergue

Diameter: 28 mm
Die Orientation: 9 H
Weight: 10.22 g
No notes for this coin
RIC I (2nd Ed.) Augustus 230; BMC 550; Cohen 240; Sear(5) 1690
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An AR Denarius struck 8 BC in Lugdunum
Obverse: laureate head right; AVGVSTVS__DIVI•F

Reverse: Caius Caesar on horseback riding right, holding sword and reins; to left, aquila right between two signa; C•CAESAR / AVGVS•F

Diameter: -
Die Orientation: -
Weight: 3.4 g
ex Lucernae
RIC I 199, BMCRE I 500, RSC I 40
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An AR Denarius struck 2 BC - 4 AD in Lugdunum
Obverse: laureate head right; CAESAR AVGVSTVS__DIVI F PATER PATRIAE

Reverse: Lucius Caesar and Caius Caesar facing, wearing toga, holding shield on the ground and spear, simpulum and lituus (b9) above; AVGVSTI F COS DESIG PRINC IVVENT / C L CAESARES

Diameter: -
Die Orientation: -
Weight: 3.61 g
The brothers, Caius and Lucius, were the sons of Agrippa and Julia, daughter of Augustus. They were due to succeed Augustus but predeceased him in 4 and 2 A.D. respectively. Gaius, the elder of the two brothers has his shield placed in front of that of his younger brother and the ladle above him marking him as Pontifex. Lucius has lituus above marking him as augur.
RIC I 207, RSC I 43, BMCRE I 533, BnF I 1651 ff., SRCV I 1597
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An AR Denarius struck 2 BC-4 AD in Lugdunum
Obverse: CAESAR AVGVSTVS DIVI F PATER PATRIAE, Head of Augustus facing right, wearing laurel wreath

Reverse: C L CAESARES AVGVSTI F COS DESIG PRINC IVVENT, Gaius and Lucius Caesar standing, each, wearing togas, resting hand on shield and spear, simpulum, right, and lituus, left, flanking, left and right respectively

Diameter: 20 mm
Die Orientation: 4 H
Weight: 3.8 g
No notes for this coin
RIC I (2nd Ed.) Augustus 207
(10) Carus
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An AE Antoninianus struck end 284 AD in Lugdunum
Obverse: radiate head right; DIVO CARO PIO

Reverse: eagle standing left, head right; CONSECRATIO / II

Diameter: -
Die Orientation: -
Weight: 3.2 g
Lugdunum 10th emission, end 284 AD
RIC V 29; Lyon 623; Pink VI/2, p. 24
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An AE unit struck 330 - 331 AD in Lugdunum
Obverse: VRBS ROMA, bust left of Roma in plumed helmet and imperial mantle

Reverse: she-wolf standing left, sucking twins, 2 stars above. Mintmark SLG

Diameter: -
Die Orientation: -
Weight: 2.35 g
R2
RIC VII Lyons 242/275
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An AE Follis struck 316 A.D. in Lugdunum
Obverse: IMP CONSTANTINVS AVG, laureate, cuirassed bust right

Reverse: SOLI INVICTO COMITI, Sol standing left, holding right hand high in salute and globe, T-F across fields. Mintmark PLG.

Diameter: 20 mm
Die Orientation: -
Weight: 2.9 g
No notes for this coin
RIC VII 20
(13) Constantine I
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An AE Follis struck 313-314 AD in Lugdunum
Obverse: laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right from behind; IMP CONSTANTINVS AVG

Reverse: Sol standing left, nude but for cloak over shoulder, raising right, globe in left; SOLI INVIC_TO COMITI / S_F / PLG

Diameter: -
Die Orientation: -
Weight: 4.1 g
No notes for this coin
RIC VII Lyons 3
(14) Constantine I
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An AE Follis struck 316 AD in Lugdunum
Obverse: laureate and cuirassed bust right; IMP CONSTANTINVS AVG

Reverse: Sol standing left, nude but for cloak over shoulder, raising right, globe in left; SOLI INVI_CTO COMITI / A_S / PLG

Diameter: -
Die Orientation: -
Weight: 3.1 g
No notes for this coin
RIC VII Lyons 53
(15) Constantine II
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An AE Follis struck 323-324 in Lugdunum
Obverse: CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C, Laureate head right

Reverse: CAESARVM NOSTRORVM, Wreath containing VOT / X

Diameter: 17.5 mm
Die Orientation: 1 H
Weight: -
Found Lincolnshire.
RIC VII Lyons 217
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An AE Follis struck 305-306 AD in Lugdunum
Obverse: IMP CONSTANTIVS AVG, Bust of Constantius facing left, wearing laurel wreath, and cuirass

Reverse: GENIO POPVLI ROMANI - Genius standing facing, head left, before lighted altar, modius on head & chlamys over left shoulder, holding patera & cornucopia, star in right field; PLC in exergue

Diameter: 30 mm
Die Orientation: 12 H
Weight: 9.61 g
Minted at the first officina in Lugdunum
RIC VI Lugdunum 187a
(17) Crispus
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An AE Follis struck 320 in Lugdunum
Obverse: D N CRISPO - NOB CAES or D N CR-ISPO - NOB CAES: Bust of Crispus, laureate, cuirassed, right

Reverse: VICTORIAE LAET PRINC PERP: Two Victories, winged, draped, facing each other, holding a shield inscribed VOT/PR supported by an altar

Diameter: 3.19 mm
Die Orientation: -
Weight: 17 g
No notes for this coin
RIC VII 83
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An AE Maiorina struck 351-352 AD in Lugdunum
Obverse: DN DECENTIVS NOB CAES, bareheaded and cuirassed bust right

Reverse: VICTORIAE DD NN AVG ET CAE, two victories standing facing each other, holding between them a wreath encircling VOT V MVLT X in four lines. Short support column? SV in lower field

Diameter: 0 mm
Die Orientation: 0 H
Weight: 0 g
No notes for this coin
Sear 18882
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An AE Maiorina struck 350-353 AD in Lugdunum
Obverse: Draped and cuirassed bust right; DN DECENTIVS NOB CAES

Reverse: Two Victories holding inscribed shield; VICT DD NN AVG ET CAES // (XP) / VOT / V / MVLT / X / SP / RSLG

Diameter: 0 mm
Die Orientation: 0 H
Weight: 4.1 g

Jul/Aug 350 - 18.8.353 AD

RIC VIII Lyons 146; Sear 18883
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An AE Follis struck 305-307 AD in Lugdunum
Obverse: laureate bust right wearing imperial mantle, holding olive branch and mappa; D N DIOCLETIANO BEATISSIMO SEN AVG

Reverse: Quies standing left extending hand against Providentia who is holding scepter and branch; PROVIDENTIA DEORVM QVIES AVGG / T_F / PLG

Diameter: -
Die Orientation: -
Weight: 9 g
305 - early 307 AD
RIC VI 200a var. (obv. legend-BAEATISSIMO)
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An AE Antoninianus struck AD 276 in Lugdunum
Obverse: IMP C M AN FLORIANVS P F AVG, radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right

Reverse: AETERNITAS AVG, Aeternitas standing left, holding globe and rudder; IIII in exergue

Diameter: 22 mm
Die Orientation: 7 H
Weight: 3.87 g
The head on the figure of Aeternitas appears to be animal-like, whether this is by accident or deliberate is up for debate! Some have suggested it may reflect the personal religious standing of the engraver (perhaps it is Roman-Egyptian hybrid; some have suggested the head looks remarkably like Anubis). A week before I bought the coin the following discussion appeared online: https://www.cointalk.com/threads/fascinating.314418/ Whatever the story behind it, there are few, if any, coins of Florian like this one out there.
RIC 2; Hunter 9; Sear 11847
(22) Galba
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An AR Quinarius struck 68-69 AD in Lugdunum
Obverse: SER GALBA IMP CAESAR AVG P M T P, Head of Galba facing right, wearing laurel wreath

Reverse: VICTORIA GALBAE AVG, Victory wearing drapery, standing facing left on top of globe, holding wreath and palm

Diameter: 16 mm
Die Orientation: 6 H
Weight: 1.62 g
No notes for this coin
RIC I (Second Edition) Galba 131
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An AR Antoninianus struck 258-259 A.D. in Lugdunum
Obverse: GALLIENVS dot P dot F dot AVG, Radiate, cuirassed bust left, holding spear in right hand over shoulder, shield in left.

Reverse: GERMANICVS MAX V, Trophy (with two small shields) between two captives.

Diameter: 21 mm
Die Orientation: -
Weight: 3.4 g
60
RIC 18
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An AR Siliqua struck 360-363 in Lugdunum
Obverse: FL CL IVLIA-NVS PF AVG, right-facing draped bust

Reverse: VOTIS V MVLTIS X within wreath, mintmark LVG

Diameter: 17 mm
Die Orientation: 0 H
Weight: 1.5 g
No notes for this coin
No references provided for this coin
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An AR Quinarius struck 42 BC in Lugdunum
Obverse: Winged bust of Victory right, with the likeness of Fulvia; III·VIR downwards in left field; R·P·C upwards in right field.

Reverse: Lion walking right; ANTONI above; A - XLI ( = 41, Antony’s age at time of issue) across field; IMP in exergue.

Diameter: 13 mm
Die Orientation: -
Weight: 1.88 g
Provenance: Numismatik Naumann Auction 73 (6 January 2019), lot 440.
RPC I 513 - Crawford 489/6
(26) Maximian
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An BL Antoninianus struck AD 291 in Lugdunum
Obverse: IMP MAXIMIANVS AVG, radiate and cuirassed bust right

Reverse: PAX AVGG, Pax standing left, holding Victory on globe and transverse sceptre; III in exergue

Diameter: 23 mm
Die Orientation: 12 H
Weight: 3.59 g
No notes for this coin
RIC 399 var. (rev. legend)
(27) Nero
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An AE Dupondius struck 54-68 AD in Lugdunum
Obverse: NERO CLAVD CAESAR AVG GER P M TR P IMP P P, laureate head left

Reverse: SECVRITAS AVGVSTI S-C, II in ex, Securitas seated right, holding veil above her head, altar at feet right.

Diameter: 30 mm
Die Orientation: -
Weight: 12.2 g
100
RIC 407
(28) Nero
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An AE Semis struck 65 A.D. in Lugdunum
Obverse: NERO CLAVD CAESAR AVG GERMA, bare head right, with globe at point of bust.

Reverse: CER QVINC ROM CON around, SC in exergue, Table, seen at an angle, surmounted by an urn on the left and wreath on the right.

Diameter: 21 mm
Die Orientation: -
Weight: 4.3 g
Scarce 60
RIC 488
(29) Nero
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An AE As struck 66 AD in Lugdunum
Obverse: IMP NERO CAESAR AVG P MAX TRP PP

Reverse: Victory alighting left, holding shield inscribed SPQR, with S C across field

Diameter: 29 mm
Die Orientation: 12 H
Weight: 10.5 g
No notes for this coin
RIC 543
(30) Numerian
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An AE Antoninianus struck 284 AD in Lugdunum
Obverse: IMP C M AVR NVMERIANVS PF AVG, radiate, draped bust right

Reverse: PAX AVGG, Pax standing left, holding olive branch and sceptre

Diameter: 21 mm
Die Orientation: 12 H
Weight: 3.74 g
No notes for this coin
RIC 392
(31) Postumus
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An BL Antoninianus struck 260–269 AD in Lugdunum
Obverse: IMP C POSTVMVS PF AVG, radiate, draped & cuirassed bust right

Reverse: VICTORIA AVG, Victory walking left, holding wreath and palm, captive at foot

Diameter: -
Die Orientation: -
Weight: -
No notes for this coin
RIC 89, RSC 377; Sear 10996
(32) Postumus
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An AR Antoninianus struck 260-261 A.D. in Lugdunum
Obverse: IMP C POSTVMVS PF AVG, radiate, draped & cuirassed bust right

Reverse: VICTORIA AVG, Victory walking left, holding wreath and palm, captive at foot.

Diameter: 22.3 mm
Die Orientation: -
Weight: 2.6 g
30
RIC 89
(33) Postumus
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An AR Antoninianus struck 262 AD in Lugdunum
Obverse: IMP C POSTVMVS P F AVG, Bust of Postumus facing right, wearing crown, cuirass, and drapery

Reverse: P M TR P IIII COS III P P, Mars walking right with trophy and transverse spear

Diameter: 21 mm
Die Orientation: 7 H
Weight: 2.9 g
No notes for this coin
RIC V Postumus 57
(34) Probus
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An AE Antoninianus struck VII-VIII 281 AD in Lugdunum
Obverse: radiate, cuirassed bust right; IMP C PROBVS P F AVG

Reverse: Minerva standing left, holding olive branch and spear; COMITI__PROBI AVG / I

Diameter: 23 mm
Die Orientation: -
Weight: 3.1 g
7th emission
RIC 69; Bastien 316
(35) Probus
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An Antoninianus struck 278 - 279 AD in Lugdunum
Obverse: IMP C PROBVS P F AVG / Radiate, cuirassed bust right

Reverse: FIDES MILITVM / Fides standing left, holding two ensigns. Mintmark: / III

Diameter: -
Die Orientation: -
Weight: 4.27 g
6th emission of Lugdunum
RIC 80
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An AR Antoninianus struck an unknown year in Lyons
Obverse: SAL VALERIANVS CAES, radiate, draped bust right

Reverse: PRINC IVVENT, prince standing left holding baton and transverse spear, one standard to right

Diameter: 23 mm
Die Orientation: -
Weight: 1.7 g
No notes for this coin
RIC VI 10, Cohen 61 , Sear 10770
(37) Tiberius
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An AE As struck 12-14 AD in Lugdunum
Obverse: TI CAESAR AVGVST F IMPERAT VII, Head of Tiberius facing right, wearing laurel wreath

Reverse: ROM ET AVG, Altar highly decorated with corona civica, laurels, and nude male figures; Victories flanking

Diameter: 25 mm
Die Orientation: 11 H
Weight: 7.68 g
Minted under Augustus with Tiberius as "Caesar"
RIC I (Second Edition) Augustus 245
(38) Tiberius
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An AE Semis struck 12-14 AD in Lugdunum
Obverse: TI CAESAR AVGVST F IMPERAT VII, Head of Tiberius facing right, wearing laurel wreath

Reverse: Altar of Lugdunum, ROM ET AVG below

Diameter: 19 mm
Die Orientation: 5 H
Weight: 4.03 g
Minted under Augustus, Tiberius as Caesar
RIC I (Second Edition) Augustus 246
(39) Tiberius
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An AR Denarius struck 14 - 37 AD in Lugdunum
Obverse: TI CAESAR DIVI AVG F AVGVSTVS: Head of Tiberius, laureate, right

Reverse: PONTIF MAXIM: Female figure, draped, right, seated, right holding branch and long vertical sceptre, on chair with ornamented legs; below chair, a single line

Diameter: -
Die Orientation: -
Weight: 3.44 g
Popularly known as "Tribute Penny"
RIC I (second edition) Tiberius 30
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An AR Antoninianus struck 258 AD in Lugdunum
Obverse: Radiate draped bust right / VALERIANVS P F A

Reverse: Vulcan in temple with hammer and pincers, anvil at foot / DEO VOLKANO

Diameter: -
Die Orientation: -
Weight: 4.01 g
No notes for this coin
RIC 5, Kampm.88.15, f.vz