RPC VI, 10758 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #6

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 10758 (temporary)
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Maximinus
Person (obv.) Maximus (Caesar)
Issue L Δ = 4
Dating 237/8
Obverse inscription Γ ΙΟΥΛ ΟΥΗΡ ΜΑΞΙΜΟϹ ΚΑ(Ι)
Obverse design bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Maximus, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription L Δ
Reverse design Nilus reclining l., wearing lotus wreath, leaning l. arm on hippopotamus head, holding reed and cornucopia
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 13.15 g
Axis 11
Reference D 4638, BMC 1822, Geissen 2596, E 3328 (4)
Specimens 7 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1856,0903.24 BMC 1822
2     P: 1967.1843
3     NY: 1974.227.112
4     A: 3945 Demetrio 2649
5     Cologne Geissen 2596
6     ✸ D 4638 = J. Aiello coll.
7     DS 10143 = MMAG 7, 1977, lot 479 (Figari - Mosconi 1343)