6-1915

RIC VI, THESSALONICA 21a, DIOCLETIAN, UNLISTED OFFICINA Δ

  

OBVERSE

IMPCCVALDIOCLETIANVSPFAVG [IMP C C VAL DIOCLETIANVS P F AVG]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

GENIOPOPV-L-IROMANI [GENIO POPVLI ROMANI]; Genius stg. l., modius on head, naked but for chlamys over l. shoulder (the chlamys falls low), r. holding patera (from which liquor flows), l. cornucopiae. TSΔ in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OFFICINA - Δ. RIC lists only officinae Α and Β (p. 512). Officina letter uncertain (Δ could be confused with A) but compare an example of THESSALONICA 21a from officina A.

NOTES

Weight 9.27 g; diameter 27 mm. From Bertolami Fine Arts E-Live auction 38, session 2 (lot 931), December 2016.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski