6-1657

RIC VI, ALEXANDRIA, GALERIUS MAXIMIAN, UNLISTED ISSUE [DEO SANCTO SERAPIDI]

  

OBVERSE

MAXIMIANVSCAESAR [MAXIMIANVS CAESAR]; bust r., rad., dr, cuir.

REVERSE

DEOSANC-TOSERAPIDI [DEO SANCTO SERAPIDI]; Serapis stg. l., modius on head, chlamys over l. shoulder, r. holding sceptre. Є in right field. ALE in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED ISSUE. Rev. legend similar to legend on coins minted in Alexandria under Maximinus II (cf. Heesch p. 67, type 6 and 7; see example of Heesch 6a). Apparently, this coin was minted earlier. Not listed in Heesch. Not listed in Vagi.

NOTES

Fraction. Weight 2.09 g; diameter 19.5 mm. Coin sold on CNG eAuction 398 (lot 585) in May 2017 for $240.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski