6-1493

RIC VI, CARTHAGO 56, MAXIMIAN HERCULIUS, MINTMARK VARIETY OR ENGRAVER'S ERROR

  

OBVERSE

MAMAXIMIANVSSNAVG [MA (sic!) MAXIMIANVS SN (sic!) AVG]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

CONSERVATO-R-AFRICAESVAE [CONSERVATOR AFRICAE SVAE]; Africa stg. facing, head l., with long drapery with elephnat-skin head-dress, r. holding standard, l. tusk; at feet to l., lion with captured bull. S in l. field, F in r. field. A in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

MINTMARK VARIETY. Coin similar to CARTHAGO 56 except for errors in obv. legend: MA instead of IMP and SN instead of SEN. Apparently engraver's errors. Note, however, that S in l. field instead of SE could be also regarded as a regular m.m. (cf. CARTHAGO 41a-42b).

See also:
CARTHAGO 57, MAXENTIUS, MINTMARK VARIETY OR ENGRAVER'S ERROR

NOTES

Weight 9.08 g. From the American Numismatic Society Collection (reg. no. 1984.146.393).


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski