7-1087

RIC VI, ROMA [after 172], MAXENTIUS, UNLISTED ISSUE

   

OBVERSE

IMPMAXENTIVSPFAVG [IMP MAXENTIVS P F AVG]; head r., rad.

REVERSE

PRINCIPIIM-PERIIROMANI [PRINCIPI IMPERII ROMANI]; Mars advancing r., r. holding transverse spear, l. shield and trophy over shoulder. P*R in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED ISSUE. Rev. similar to ROMA 172 (BM 1959,0704.1; 21.44 g), but different weight, mintmark, obv. legend and bust type. Coin should be listed after ROMA 172.

NOTES

AV medallion of 2 aurei. Weight 10.69 g. Sold on Numismatica Ars Classica auction 23 (lot 1672) in March 2002.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski