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RIC VI, TICINUM 57a, DIOCLETIAN, UNLISTED ISSUE OR MINT ERROR

  

OBVERSE

DNDIOCLETIANOFELICISSIMOSENAVG [D N DIOCLETIANO FELICISSIMO SEN AVG]; bust r., laur., in imperial mantle, r. holding olive branch, l. mappa.

REVERSE

PROVIDENTIADEORVMQVIESAVGG [PROVIDENTIA DEORVM QVIES AVGG]; Providentia stg. r., extending r. hand to Quies stg. l., r. holding branch downward, l. leaning on sceptre. PT in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED ISSUE OR MINT ERROR. Specimen similar to TICINUM 57a except for absence of dot in right field. Variety attested for all types of obverses but note that all known specimens are from officina P only. It could be a small unlisted issue or error in mint instructions which was quickly correted.

See also:
TICINUM 56a, DIOCLETIAN, UNLISTED ISSUE OR MINT ERROR
TICINUM 56b, MAXIMIAN HERCULIUS, UNLISTED ISSUE OR MINT ERROR
TICINUM 57b, MAXIMIAN HERCULIUS, UNLISTED ISSUE OR MINT ERROR

NOTES

Weight 11.25 g. Coin sold on Rauch Summer Auction 2013, part I (lot 967) in September 2013 for EUR 160.

Other specimens:

- from Aureo & Calicó auction 350 – on-line auction (lot 369), July 2020; weight 8.57 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski