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RIC VI, CARTHAGO 57, MAXENTIUS, MINTMARK VARIETY OR ENGRAVER'S ERROR

  

OBVERSE

IMPMAXENTIVSPFAVG [IMP MAXENTIVS P F 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. B in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

MINTMARK VARIETY. Coin similar to CARTHAGO 57 except for S in l. field instead of SE. It could be a regular m.m. (cf. CARTHAGO 41a-42b) or an engraver's error.

See also:
CARTHAGO 56, MAXIMIAN HERCULIUS, MINTMARK VARIETY OR ENGRAVER'S ERROR

NOTES

Weight 10.40 g; diameter 28 mm. Coin sold on eBay in March 2019 for EUR 407.04.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski