6-893

RIC VI, ROMA [before 5a], MAXIMIAN HERCULIUS, UNLISTED ISSUE [HERCVLI VICTORI]

  

OBVERSE

MAXIMIA-NVSPFAVG [MAXIMIANVS P F AVG]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

HERCVLI-VICTORI [HERCVLI VICTORI]; Hercules seated facing on pile of rocks, head right., club on l., quiver and bow on r., lion's skin over lap. PR in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED ISSUE. Omitted in RIC V/2 and RIC VI. There is a slight possibility that some of these omitted issues were minted after Reform (cf. RIC VI TREVERI 13). Calicó 4680. Could be listed before ROMA 5a.

See also:
ROMA [before 5a], MAXIMIAN HERCULIUS, UNLISTED ISSUE [HERCVLI VICTORI]
ROMA [before 5a], MAXIMIAN HERCULIUS, UNLISTED ISSUE [HERCVLI VICTORI]
ROMA [before 5a], MAXIMIAN HERCULIUS, UNLISTED ISSUE [HERCVLI VICTORI]

NOTES

Lighter aureus. Weight 5.28 g. Coin sold on Numismatica Ars Classica auction 46 (lot 688) in April 2008 for CHF 5,600; sold on Numismatica Ars Classica auction 78 (lot 1129) in May 2014 for CHF 6,500.

Other specimens:

- specimen sold on Numismatica Ars Classica auction 24 (lot 242) in December 2002 for CHF 8000; weight 5.51 g [click for picture];

- specimen sold on Numismatik Lanz auction 112 (lot 856) in November 2002 for EUR 4,200; sold on Classical Numismatic Group Mail Bid Sale 70 (lot 1056) in September 2005 for $7,500; weight 4.69 g; diameter 19 mm [click for picture];

- specimen from the British Museum Collection (reg. no. 1867,0101.876); weight 5.24 g [click for picture];

- specimen sold on Künker auction 216 (lot 1260) in October 2012 for EUR 8,250; weight 4.90 g [click for picture];

- specimen sold on Ira & Larry Goldberg auction 72 (lot 4209) in February 2013 for $10,000; weight 5.00 g [click for picture];

- specimen sold on WCN auction 62 (lot 24) for c. $3,400; weight 5.31 g [click for picture];

- specimen sold on Numismatica Ars Classica auction 34 (lot 76) in November 2006; sold on Numismatica Ars Classica auction 91 (lot 58) in May 2016 for CHF 20,000; weight 5.49 g; diameter 20 mm [click for picture];


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski