6-1059

RIC VI, THESSALONICA 15a, DIOCLETIAN, UNLISTED OFFICINA Δ

  

OBVERSE

DIOCLET-IANVSAVG [DIOCLETIANVS AVG]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

VIRTVS-MILITVM [VIRTVS MILITVM]; three-turreted campgate, open, without doors. •T•S•Δ• in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OFFICINA - Δ. RIC lists officinae Α, Β and Γ (p. 511). Note that the fourth officina is not attested for silver issues from Group I (p. 510-511).

See also:
THESSALONICA 15b, MAXIMIAN HERCULIUS, UNLISTED OFFICINA Δ
THESSALONICA 16b, GALERIUS MAXIMIAN, UNLISTED OFFICINA Δ

NOTES

Argenteus. Weight 3.37 g; diameter 20 mm. From the Münzkabinett of the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin Collection (reg. no. 18225758).

Other specimens:

- sold on Triton XIV (lot 810) in January 2011 for $1,400; weight 3.35 g; diameter 20 mm; obv. legend break I-A [click for picture];

- sold on Art Coins Roma auction 16, session 2 (lot 672) in June 2015 for EUR 580; weight 3.40 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski