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Maxentius, February 307 - 28 October 312 A.D.
This interesting reverse includes two sets of twin brothers; Romulus and Remus suckling the she-wolf are flanked by the Disocuri twins Castor and Pollux, with their horses.
RB72416. Billon follis
, RIC VI Ostia
16, Cohen VII
10, SRCV IV
14976, Hunter V
25 var. (2nd officina
), gVF, 1st officina
) mint, weight
6.821g, maximum diameter
25.6mm, die axis
, 308 - 310 A.D.; obverse IMP C
MAXENTIVS P F AVG
, laureate head
right, bare right shoulder from behind; reverse AETERNITAS AVG N
, each with star
above cap, naked except chlamys
over shoulder, leaning on scepter
with outer arm, holding bridled horse with inner hand, she-wolf suckling twins in center, MOSTA in exergue
Catalog current as of Thursday, April 25, 2019.
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