6-1091

RIC VI, HERACLEA [before 47], GALERIUS MAXIMIAN, UNLISTED FOR RULER

  

OBVERSE

IMPCGALVALMAXIMIANVSPFAVG [IMP C GAL VAL MAXIMIANVS P F AVG]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

GENIOCA-ESARIS [GENIO CAESARIS]; Genius stg. l., modius on head, naked but for chlamys over l. shoulder (the chlamys falls low), r. holding patera (from which liquor flows), l. cornucopiae. Star in left field. HTΒ in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED FOR RULER. RIC lists this issue only for Maximinus (p. 537). It is not certain whether this coins is hybrid or not and to which Group it belongs, IV or V. The weight suggests earlier emission. Coin should be listed before HERACLEA 47.

NOTES

Weight 8.779 g; diameter 26 mm. Coin sold on eBay in October 2011 for $9.99.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski