6-1572

RIC VI, TREVERI [before 119a], DIOCLETIAN, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [C]

  

OBVERSE

DIOCLETI-ANVSAVG [DIOCLETIANVS AVG]; bust r., laur., dr., seen from rear [C].

REVERSE

VICTORIA-SARMAT [VICTORIA SARMAT]; the four princes sacrificing over tripod before gate in six-turreted enclosure. Club in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - C. Not attested for obv. legend 1c and this type of rev. (p. 177). RIC lists only bust D, laureate and cuirassed [cf. TREVERI 119a (3.34 g)]. Note that bust type C should be described as seen from rear. See also CORRIGENDA, VOL. VI, p. 177. Coin should be listed before TREVERI 119a.

NOTES

Argenteus. Weight 3.0 1g; diameter 17.5 mm. From Compagnie Générale de Bourse.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski