6-1156

RIC VI, OSTIA 38, MAXENTIUS, UNLISTED OFFICINA T

  

OBVERSE

IMPCMAXENTIVSPFAVG [IMP C MAXENTIVS P F AVG]; bust l., laur. (?), helm., cuir., r. holding spear over shoulder, l. shield.

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. MOSTT in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OFFICINA - T. RIC lists officina P (p. 404). Note that it is not clear if this bust is laureate.

See also:
OSTIA 38, MAXENTIUS, UNLISTED OFFICINA Q

NOTES

Weight 5.43 g; diameter 24 mm. Coin sold on CGB auction in April 2012 for EUR 180.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski