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RIC VI, ANTIOCHIA [after 18], MAXIMIAN HERCULIUS, UNLISTED MINTMARK

  

OBVERSE

MAXIMIA-NVSAVGVSTVS [MAXIMIANVS AVGVSTVS]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

CONSVLVI-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 17 (from the Münzkabinett of the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin Collection (reg. no. 18227694; 5.32 g; 19 mm) except for star in left field. Coin should be listed after ANTIOCHIA 18.

See also:
ANTIOCHIA [after 13], DIOCLETIAN, UNLISTED MINTMARK
ANTIOCHIA [before 17], MAXIMIAN HERCULIUS, UNLISTED MINTMARK

NOTES

Aureus. Weight 5.30 g. Coin sold on Numismatica Ars Classica auction 31 (lot 129) in October 2005 for CHF 5,250; sold on UBS Gold & Numismatics auction 73 (lot 395) in September 2007 for CHF 10,000.

Other specimens:

- from the British Museum Collection (reg. no. BNK,R.65); weight 4.86 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski