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RIC VI, THESSALONICA 11a, DIOCLETIAN, UNLISTED OFFICINA A

  

OBVERSE

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

REVERSE

VIRTV-SMI-LITVM [VIRTVS MILITVM]; four-turreted campgate, open, with doors thrown back; star above arch. TS•A• in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OFFICINA - A. RIC lists officinae Β and Γ (p. 510).

NOTES

Argenteus. Weight 3.53 g; diameter 21 mm. Coin sold on Roma Numismatics auction XVI (lot 794) in September 2018 for GBP 500; sold on Roma Numismatics auction XVII (lot 794) in March 2019 for GBP 625.

Other specimens:

- sold on Roma Numismatics auction XV (lot 626) in April 2018 for GBP 450; weight 3.32 g; diameter 20 mm [click for picture];

- sold on Roma Numismatics auction XVI (lot 793) in September 2018 for GBP 600; weight 3.23 g; diameter 20 mm [click for picture];

- sold on CNG auction 108 (lot 667) in May 2018 for $600; weight 3.45 g; diameter 20 mm [click for picture];

- from Rauch auction 81 (lot 675), November 2007; weight 3.12 g [click for picture];

- sold on CNG auction 69 (lot 1715) in June 2005 for $350; weight 3.36 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski