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RIC VI, ALEXANDRIA 10a, DIOCLETIAN, UNLISTED OFFICINA A [left field]

   

OBVERSE

DIOCLETI-ANVSAVG [DIOCLETIANVS AVG]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

VIRTVS-MILITVM [VIRTVS MILITVM]; three-turreted camp-gate, open; no doors. Α in left field. ALE in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OFFICINA - A in left field. RIC lists officina A, but in right field (p. 662). Listed in Gautier - Alexandria (p. 139, no. 10).

See also:
ALEXANDRIA 10a, DIOCLETIAN, UNLISTED OFFICINA Β [right field]
ALEXANDRIA 10a, DIOCLETIAN, UNLISTED OFFICINA Β [left field]
ALEXANDRIA 10a, DIOCLETIAN, UNLISTED OFFICINA Β [middle field], ENGRAVER'S ERROR
ALEXANDRIA 10a, DIOCLETIAN, UNLISTED OFFICINA Γ [right field]
ALEXANDRIA 10a, DIOCLETIAN, UNLISTED OFFICINA Γ [left field]

NOTES

Argenteus. Weight 3.37 g; diameter 18 mm. Coin sold on Art Coins Roma auction 19, session 2 (lot 767) in November 2015 for EUR 700.

Other specimens:

- from Gautier - Alexandria (plate XIII, no. 10); weight 2.99 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski