6-719

RIC VI, ALEXANDRIA [after 9b], CONSTANTIUS, UNLISTED FOR RULER, ENGRAVER'S ERROR

   

OBVERSE

CONSTAN-TIVSCAE [CONSTANTIVS CAE (sic!)]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

VIRTVS-MILITAM [VIRTVS MILITAM (sic!)]; three-turreted camp-gate, open; no doors. Β in right field. ALE in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED FOR RULER. RIC lists this issue, with smaller portrait-head, only for Diocletian and Maximian Herculius. Note errors in legends: CAE instead of CAES and MILITAM instead of MILITVM. Not listed in Gautier - Alexandria. Should be listed in RIC after ALEXANDRIA 9b.

See also:
ALEXANDRIA [after 9b], GALERIUS MAXIMIAN, UNLISTED FOR RULER, ENGRAVER'S ERROR

NOTES

Argenteus. Weight 3.37 g. Coin sold on Triton XIII (lot 375) in January 2010 for $900; offered on Jean Elsen auction 105 (lot 271), June 2010.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski