|Maximinus II Daia
(309-313 A.D.) - AE2 Nummus (Follis) - 25.43mm, 6.22gr
|Obverse - GAL VAL MAXIMINVS NOB CAES
Maximinus, his laureate head right
|Reverse - GENIO CAESARIS CMH
Genius standing left, modius on head, naked but for chlamys over left shoulder,
right holding patera (from which liquor flows), and left cornucopiae.
SMNB in Exergue.
|Minted at the second officina in
Nicomedia (Izmit, Turkey) between December 308 and May 310 A.D.
Sutherland, C.H.V., "Roman Imperial Coinage", Volume 6 (RIC), Nicomedia, p562, nr 55, obverse legend 3a, bust A
Failmezger, V., "Roman Bronze Coins From Paganism To Christianity 294-364 A.D.", nr 194aM2
Sear, D.R., "Roman Coins and their Values" (RCV 4th Revised Edition), p317, nr 3753, variety from Nicomedia mint.
Van Meter, D., "Handbook of Roman Imperial Coins", p283, nr 12, variety.
Suarez, R., "Encyclopedia of Roman Imperial Coins" (ERIC), p464, nr.19, variety O04? (B07, O04, R013, T13, M09)
Quality: Very Fine