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RIC VI, ROMA [after 260], MAXENTIUS, UNLISTED BUST TYPE

  

OBVERSE

IMPCMAXENTIVSPFAVG [IMP C MAXENTIVS P F AVG]; bust l., laur., cuir., r. spear pointing forward, l. shield.

REVERSE

CONSERV-VRBSVAE [CONSERV VRB SVAE]; Roma seated facing, head l., in hexastyle temple, r. holding globe, l. sceptre; shield at l. side; knobs as acroteria; wreath in pediment; H in field l. REP in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE. Not attested for this issue (p. 381). Listed in Drost (p. 316, no. 136). Coin should be listed in RIC after ROMA 261.

NOTES

Weight 4.96 g. From Drost (plate 38, no. 136/1).

Other specimens:

- specimen sold on eBay in February 2017 for GBP 21; weight 5.74 g; diameter 23 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski