6-1742

RIC VI, ROMA 40a, DIOCLETIAN, REVERSE LEGEND VARIETY

  

OBVERSE

DIOCLETI-ANVSAVG [DIOCLETIANVS AVG]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

VIRTVS-M-ILITVM [VIRTVS MILITVM]; the four princes sacrificing over tripod before gate in six-turreted enclosure. Δ in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

REVERSE LEGEND VARIETY. Note unusual rev. legend break S-M-I. RIC mentions similar occurence for ROMA 42a in footnote 2 on p. 354: "Specimen of off. Γ at Vienna with Virtu-s-Militum".

NOTES

Argenteus. Weight 3.11 g. From Sincona auction 20 (lot 2182), Octobner 2014.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski