Struck on a grotesquely oversized flan
Lot 516
Maximianus, first reign, 286-305. Antoninianus (Silvered bronze, 24 mm, 7.50 g, 7 h), Lugdunum, 287-289. IMP C MAXIMIANVS P F AVG Radiate and cuirassed bust of Maximianus to right. Rev. VIRTVTI AVGG Hercules standing right, strangling the Nemean lion; at his feet to left, club. Bastien 213. Cohen 652. RIC 454. An exceptionally heavy example. Good extremely fine.


This coin was struck on a grotesquely oversized flan, weighing considerably more than Maximian's very rare sestertii.
Estimate:
250 CHF
Starting price:
200 CHF
Hammer price:
1800 CHF
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