6-1661

RIC VI, OSTIA [after 38], MAXENTIUS, UNLISTED BUST TYPE

  

OBVERSE

IMPCMAXENTIVSPFAVG [IMP C MAXENTIVS P F AVG]; bust l., heroic (nude), laur., spear pointing forward, shield on l. arm.

REVERSE

AETE-RNITASA-VGN [AETERNITAS AVG N]; Castor and Pollux, each with star above cap, naked but for chlamys hanging from shoulders, stg. facing each other, each leaning on sceptre with outer arm and holding bridled horse with inner arm. MOSTQ in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE. Not attested for this issue. Coin should be listed after OSTIA 38.

NOTES

Weight 6.87 g. Sold on Harlan J. Berk 201st Buy or Bid Sale (lot 243) in July 2017 for $350. Now in the private collection of Giulio B.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski