6-1166

RIC VI, ROMA [before 50], DIOCLETIAN & MAXIMIAN HERCULIUS, UNLISTED ISSUE

  

OBVERSE

DIOC-LETIANVSAVG [DIOCLETIANVS AVG]; bust l., laur., dr., sceptre in r. hand.

REVERSE

MAXIMIANVSAVG [MAXIMIANVS AVG]; head r., in lion's skin.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED ISSUE. Not attested in RIC. Listed in King (p. 414, no. 25). Coin should be listed before ROMA 50.

NOTES

Fraction (quinarius). Weight 1.57 g. Coin sold on Numismatica Ars Classica auction in May 2013 for CHF 6,500.

Other specimens:

- specimen sold on CNG auction in May 2012 for $2,200; weight 1.56 g; diameter 15 mm; obv. legend break E-T [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski