6-1564

RIC VI, ANTIOCHIA 149, DIOCLETIAN, [HALF-FOLLIS ?]

  

OBVERSE

DNDIOCLETIANOBAEATISSIMOSENAVG [D N DIOCLETIANO BAEATISSIMO SEN AVG]; bust r., laur., in imperial mantle, r. holding olive-branch, l. mappa.

REVERSE

PROVIDENTIADEORVMQVIESAVG [PROVIDENTIA DEORVM QVIES AVG]; Providentia stg. r., extending r. hand to Quies stg. l., r. holding branch, l. leaning on sceptre. Crescent over Δ in middle field. ANT in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

[HALF-FOLLIS ?]. RIC does not list issue of half-folles for this type. Note, however, that it might be unusually light example of ANTIOCH 149. See also CORRIGENDA, VOL. VI, p. 639.

NOTES

Weight 4.01 g. Coin sold on eBay in October 2004 for $49.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski