6-2485

RIC VI, ANTIOCHIA 15, GALERIUS MAXIMIAN, [CORRECTION]

  

OBVERSE

MAXIMIA-NVSNOBCAES [MAXIMIANVS NOB CAES]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

IOVICON-SCAES [IOVI CONS CAES]; Jupiter stg. l., chlamys spread behind, r. holding thunderbolt, l. leaning on sceptre; eagle at feet to l. Dot in left field. SMA [reversed sigma]* in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

[CORRECTION]. RIC suggests that dot in m.m. is placed in exergue, like for ANTIOCHIA 12 (cited and illustrated in RIC, and corrected here), Actually all specimens known to the present author have dot in left field.

See also:
ANTIOCHIA 14, CONSTANTIUS, [CORRECTION]
ANTIOCHIA 18, MAXIMIAN HERCULIUS, [CORRECTION]
ANTIOCHIA 21, DIOCLETIAN, [CORRECTION]

NOTES

Aureus. Weight 5.32 g. From the British Museum Collection (reg. no. 1861,1106.6).

Other specimens:

- from Hamburger auction in November 1910 (lot 633); cited in RIC (note that the same specimen is also cited in RIC as a variety of ANTIOCHIA 10, see footnote 7 on p. 613) [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski