6-894

RIC VI, ROMA [after 8b], MAXIMIAN HERCULIUS, UNLISTED ISSUE [VIRTVS AVGG]

  

OBVERSE

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

REVERSE

VIRTVS-AVGG [VIRTVS AVGG]; Hercules stg. r., grappling with Nemean lion, club to l. 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. Could be listed after ROMA 8b.

See also:
ROMA [after 8b], MAXIMIAN HERCULIUS, UNLISTED ISSUE [VIRTVS AVGG]
ROMA [after 8b], MAXIMIAN HERCULIUS, UNLISTED ISSUE [VIRTVS AVGG]
ROMA [after 8b], MAXIMIAN HERCULIUS, UNLISTED ISSUE [VIRTVS AVGG]
ROMA [after 8b], MAXIMIAN HERCULIUS, UNLISTED ISSUE [VIRTVS AVGG]
ROMA [after 8b], MAXIMIAN HERCULIUS, UNLISTED ISSUE [VIRTVS AVGG]

NOTES

Lighter aureus. Weight 5.63 g. Coin sold on Numismatica Ars Classica auction in October 2008 for $10,393.

Other specimens:

- specimen sold on Spink auction in April 2004 for $2,850; weight 4.87 g [click for picture];

- specimen from Bellinger, A. R., Bruun, P., Kent, J. P. C., Sutherland, C. H. V., "Late Roman Gold and Silver Coins at Dumbarton Oaks: Diocletian to Eugenius", Dumbarton Oaks Papers, Vol. 18 (1964), p. 168, no. 13; weight 5.409 g [click for picture];

- specimen from the British Museum Collection (reg. no. 1867,0101.877); weight 5.47 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski