6-816

RIC VI, ROMA 40b, MAXIMIAN HERCULIUS, REVERSE LEGEND VARIETY

 

OBVERSE

MAXIMI-ANVSAVG [MAXIMIANVS AVG]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

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

NOT IN RIC

REVERSE LEGEND VARIETY. Note unusual rev. legend break V-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 3.28 g. From Numismatica Ars Classica, May 1999.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski