Maximianus. First reign, AD 286-305.
|Sale: Nomos 3 & 4, Lot: 212. Estimate CHF1500.
Closing Date: Monday, 9 May 2011.
Sold For CHF1200. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Argenteus (Silver, 3.29 g 6), Siscia, c. 295. MAXIMIANVS AVG Laureate head of Maximianus to right. Rev.
PROVIDENTIA AVGG / *SIS Four Tetrarchs sacrificing over a tripod altar before the gate of a camp with seven towers. Apparently unpublished for Maximianus
, but cf. RIC 54 (Constantius and Galerius Caesares). Extremely rare. Lustrous, bright and well-struck. Virtually as struck.
From the Tetrarchy Collection, New York.