6-1885

RIC VI, ROMA [before 258], MAXENTIUS, UNLISTED REVERSE TYPE

  

OBVERSE

IMPCMAXENTIVSPFAVG [IMP C MAXENTIVS P F AVG]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

CONSERV-VRBSVAE [CONSERV VRB SVAE]; Roma seated l. on shield, in tetrastyle temple, l. holding sceptre, r. giving globe to Maxentius, stg. r. in military dress with foot on seated captive and holding sceptre; knobs as acroteria; wreath in pediment. RES in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED REVERSE TYPE. Not attested for this m.m. but cf. ROMA 213. Listed in Drost (p. 316, no. 131; this coin with slightly different description). Coin should be listed in RIC befoe ROMA 258.

NOTES

Weight 7.07 g. From Harlan J. Berk Buy or Bid Sale 118 (lot 580), January 2001.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski