Aureus with bust of Maximian I Herculius
about A.D. 293
Mint: Cyzicus or Antioch
Diameter: 20.5 mm. Weight: 5.20 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Michael C. Ruettgers Gallery for Ancient Coins (Gallery 212C)
Obverse: Laureate bust of Maximian to right.
Reverse: Maximian and Diocletian seated to left, in consular robes and holding orbs and sceptres. A small Victory flies behind and above them, and crowns each.
By date unknown: with A. H. Baldwin & Sons, Ltd., 3 Robert Street, Adelphi, London W.C. 2; December 14, 1960: purchased by MFA from A. H. Baldwin & Sons, Ltd. for £ 340/0/0 (this is the total price for 60.1430-60.1434)
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour