6-2107

RIC VI, AQUILEIA [after 17b], DIOCLETIAN, UNLISTED ISSUE [HERCVLIO MAXIMIANO AVG]

  

OBVERSE

[I]OVIODIOCLETIANOAVG [IOVIO DIOCLETIANO AVG]; bust l., laur., naked but for chlamys over l. shoulder and falling from r. arm, r. leaning on sceptre.

REVERSE

HERCVLIOMAXIMIANOAVG [HERCVLIO MAXIMIANO AVG]; Maximian Herculius std. to l. and Hercules std. to r., facing one another and crowned by Victory; Maximian in military dress, Hercules naked, lion's skin on l. thigh; to l. club and bow. AQ in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED ISSUE. Æ medallion not listed in RIC V/2 and RIC VI. Probably belongs to the pre-reform coinage. Listed in Gnecchi II (p. 124, no. 3).

NOTES

Æ medallion. Weight 62.50 g; diameter 42 mm. From Gnecchi II (plate 124, no. 1).


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski