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RIC VI, AQUILEIA 77a, GALERIUS MAXIMIAN, REVERSE LEGEND VARIETY, ENGRAVER'S ERROR

  

OBVERSE

IMPCMAXIMIANVSPFAVG [IMP C MAXIMIANVS P F AVG]; bust l., laur., helm., cuir., spear (or sceptre) over r. shoulder, shield on l. arm.

REVERSE

FIDESMILITVMAVVGGETCAESSSNN [FIDES MILITVM AVVGG (sic!) ET CAESSS (sic!) NN]; Fides stg. facing, head l., holding standard in each hand. AQP in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

REVERSE LEGEND VARIETY. Specimen similar to AQUILEIA 77a except for two rev. legend varieties: AVVGG (possibly double "V", reading uncertain) instead of AVGG and CAESSS (three "S") instead of CAESS. Probably an engraver's error.

NOTES

Weight 7.64 g. Coin offered on Nudelman Numismatica auction in June 2011.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski