6-1085

RIC VI, ROMA [after 270], MAXENTIUS, UNLISTED ISSUE [MARTI VICTORI AVG N]

  

OBVERSE

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

REVERSE

MARTIVI-C-TO-RIAVGN [MARTI VICTORI AVG N]; Mars stg. r., l. leaning on long sceptre (or spear), receiving Victory on globe from Mars stg. l. and holding trophy; prostrate figure between them. RES in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED ISSUE. Not attested in RIC, but cf. ROMA 222, 269 and 270 for rev. legend. Listed in Drost (p. 319, no. 151). Coin should be listed in RIC after ROMA 270.

NOTES

Weight 8.97 g. From Drost (plate 39, no. 151/1).

Other specimens:

- specimen from Drost (plate 39, no. 151/3); weight 6.01 g [click for picture];

- specimen from Harlan J. Berk Buy or Bid Sale 118 (lot 578), January 2001; weight 6.14 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski