6-2092

RIC VI, SERDICA [before 11a], DIOCLETIAN, UNLISTED ISSUE [PROVID DEORVM QVIES AVGG], OFFICINA Δ

  

OBVERSE

DNDIOCLETI-AN[OB]SAVG [D N DIOCLETIANO B S AVG]; bust r., laur., in imperial mantle, r. holding olive branch, l. mappa.

REVERSE

PROVID•DEORVMQVIESAVGG [PROVID • DEORVM QVIES AVGG]; Providentia stg. r., extending r. hand to Quies stg. l., r. holding up branch, l. leaning on sceptre. S in left field, F in right field. Δ in middle field. •SM•SD• in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED ISSUE. RIC lists only similar issue in gold: SERDICA 10a (Wien RÍ 42385, 4.71 g, 19 mm) and SERDICA 10b (Maurice, ii, p. 372 and plate 11, no. 8, 5.20 g, 19 mm) with slightly different mintmark.

Listed in Gautier Argent (294-312) (p. 453, no. 28bis; this coin). Should be listed in RIC before SERDICA 11a.

See also:
SERDICA [before 11a], DIOCLETIAN, UNLISTED ISSUE [PROVID DEORVM QVIES AVGG], OFFICINA A
SERDICA [before 11a], MAXIMIAN HERCULIUS, UNLISTED ISSUE [PROVID DEORVM QVIES AVGG], OFFICINA A
SERDICA [before 11a], MAXIMIAN HERCULIUS, UNLISTED ISSUE [PROVID DEORVM QVIES AVGG], OFFICINA B

NOTES

Argenteus. Weight 3.41 g; diameter 19 mm. Coin sold on Leu Numismatik web auction 8 (lot 1429) in June 2019 for CHF 600.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski