6-1250

RIC VI, SISCIA 189, GALERIUS MAXIMIAN, REVERSE VARIETY

  

OBVERSE

MAXIMIAN-VSPFAVG [IMAXIMIANVS P F AVG]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

IOVICO-N-SERVAT [IOVI CONSERVAT]; Jupiter stg. l., chlamys hanging from l. shoulder, r. holding thunderbolt, l. leaning on sceptre. IAS (sic!) in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

REVERSE VARIETY. Specimen similar to SISCIA 189 except for absence of eagle at Jupiter's feet (see example of SISCIA 189). Note that m.m. [SIS] is partially destroyed because of hole which was later filled.

NOTES

Aureus. Weight 5.28 g. Coin sold on Numismatica Ars Classica auction in May 2013 for CHF 7,500.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski