6-1609

RIC VI, HERACLEA [before 8], DIOCLETIAN, UNLISTED FOR RULER

  

OBVERSE

DIOCLETI-ANVSAVG [DIOCLETIANVS AVG]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

VIRTVS-MILITVM [VIRTVS MILITVM]; the four princes sacrificing over tripod before archway in six- (or seven-) turreted enclosure. HΑ in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED FOR RULER. RIC lists this type only for Galerius Maximian (p. 530). See example of HERACLEA 8 (3.40 g). Coin should be listed before HERACLEA 8.

NOTES

Argenteus. Weight 2.96 g; diameter 19.5 mm. Coin sold on Naville Numismatics Live Auction 28 (lot 704) in January 2017 for GBP 380.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski