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RIC VI, ALEXANDRIA 10a, DIOCLETIAN, UNLISTED OFFICINA Γ [right field]

   

OBVERSE

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

REVERSE

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

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OFFICINA - Γ. RIC lists only officina A, in right field (p. 662). Listed in Gautier - Alexandria (p. 142, no. 30-32) and regarded as ALEXANDRIA 9a.

See also:
ALEXANDRIA 10a, DIOCLETIAN, UNLISTED OFFICINA Α [left field]
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]

NOTES

Argenteus. Weight 3.25 g; diameter 18 mm. Coin sold on Roma Numismatics E-SALE 9 (lot 621) in June 2014 for GBP 340.

Other specimens:

- sold on Roma Numismatics E-SALE 24 (lot 660) in January 2016 for GBP 320 (may be regarded as ALEXANDRIA 9a); weight 2.99 g; diameter 18 mm [click for picture];

- sold on Roma Numismatics E-SALE 31 (lot 562) in November 2016 for GBP 550; weight 3.28 g; diameter 18 mm [click for picture];

- from Gautier - Alexandria (plate XIV, no. 30); weight 2.87 g [click for picture];

- from Gautier - Alexandria (plate XIV, no. 31); weight 3.33 g [click for picture];

- from Gautier - Alexandria (plate XIV, no. 32); weight 3.34 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski