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RIC VI, ANTIOCHIA [after 13], DIOCLETIAN, UNLISTED MINTMARK

  

OBVERSE

DIOCLETIA-NVSAVGVSTVS [DIOCLETIANVS AVGVSTVS]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

CONSVL-VI-PPPROCOS [CONSVL VI P P PROCOS]; Emperor, laur., togate, stg. facing, head l., r. holding out globe, l. holding short baton at side. Star in left field. SMA [retrograde sigma] star in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED MINTMARK. Specimen similar to ANTIOCHIA 13 except for star in left field (cf. ANTIOCHIA 22, p. 615). See also CORRIGENDA, VOL. VI, p. 613-614. Coin should be listed before ANTIOCHIA 17.

See also:
ANTIOCHIA [after 18], MAXIMIAN HERCULIUS, UNLISTED MINTMARK

NOTES

Aureus. Weight 5.34 g. Coin sold on Numismatica Ars Classica auction 31 (lot 123) in October 2005 for CHF 7,500.

Other specimens:

- sold on Triton XII (lot 756) in January 2009 for $6,000; sold on CNG auction 82 (lot 1062) in September 2009 for $8,500; weight 5.30 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski