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RIC VI, ROMA [after 57b], GALERIUS MAXIMIAN, UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND

  

OBVERSE

MAXIMIANVSNOBCAE [MAXIMIANVS NOB CAE]; bust r., laur., dr., cuir., seen from front.

REVERSE

PRINCIPI-IVVENTVT [PRINCIPI IVVENTVT]; prince stg. r. in military dress, r. holding transverse spear, l. globe.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND. Specimen similar to ROMA 57b except for CAE in obv. legend instead of CAES. Possibly intentional. Not listed in King. Coin should be listed in RIC after ROMA 57b.

See also:
ROMA [after 56], CONSTANTIUS, UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND

NOTES

Fraction. Weight 1.92 g; diameter 15 mm. Coin sold on CNG eAuction 469 (lot 526) in June 2020 for $550.

Other specimens:

- sold on Hess-Divo auction 324 (lot 85) in October 2013 for CHF 4,200; weight 1.49 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski