6-175

RIC VI, ALEXANDRIA [after 80], DIOCLETIAN, UNLISTED REVERSE LEGEND

  

OBVERSE

DNDIOCLETIANOBAEATISS [D N DIOCLETIANO BAEATISS]; bust r., laur., in imperial mantle, r. holding olive branch, l. mappa.

REVERSE

PROVIDENTNNDEORVM [PROVIDENT NN DEORVM]; Providentia stg. r., extending r. hand to Quies stg. l., holding branch, l. leaning on sceptre. Γ over XK in middle field. ALE in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED REVERSE LEGEND. RIC attests this type with rev. legend PROVIDENTIA DEORVM and obv. legend 6g (but see: CORRIGENDA, VOL. VI, p. 675). Coin should be listed after ALEXANDRIA 80.

NOTES

Weight 5.93 g; diameter 24-25 mm. From VAuctions sale 213 (lot 85), October 2008.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski