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]; Maxentius 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. See also: Drost, V., "Le monnayage d’or de Maxence à l’atelier d’Ostie: à propos de l’aureus au type Pax Aeterna Aug N", Revue Numismatique 2008, p. 292 and picture no. 34 on p. 295. Coin should be listed after ROMA 270.

NOTES

From Drost's article quoted above (p. 295, no. 34).


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski