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RIC VI, NICOMEDIA [after 3], MAXIMIAN HERCULIUS, REVERSE VARIETY

  

OBVERSE

MAXIMIAN-VSPFAVG [MAXIMIANVS P F AVG]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

HERCVLI-VICTORI [HERCVLI VICTORI]; Hercules stg. r., lion's skin on l. shoulder, r. leaning on club. SMN in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

REVERSE VARIETY. Coin similar to NICOMEDIA 3 but Hercules has lion's skin on l. shoulder instead of holding apples and lion's skin in l. hand. Coin should be listed after NICOMEDIA 3.

See also:
NICOMEDIA [after 3], MAXIMIAN HERCULIUS, REVERSE VARIETY
NICOMEDIA [after 3], MAXIMIAN HERCULIUS, REVERSE VARIETY

NOTES

Aureus. Weight 5.42 g. Coin sold on UBS Gold & Numismatics auction 72 (lot 224) in September 2007 for CHF 16,000; sold on UBS Gold & Numismatics auction 75 (lot 1109) in January 2008 for CHF 12,000.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski