Constantine the Great coins






Maximianus
A.D. 285- 310










London

Maximianus

A.D. 296- 303            

25mm     10.3gm

IMP C MAXIMIANVS P F AVG; laureate and cuirassed bust.                 

GENIO POPV-LI ROMANI; Genius standing left, modius on head, naked but for chlamys over left shoulder, right holding patera, left cornucopiae.

No mintmark

RIC VI London 6b/17


Maximianus GENIO
                        POPVLI ROMANI London 6b/17






Maximianus

            A.D. 303             

28mm    9.3gm

IMP MAXIMIANVS PF AVG; laureate, draped and cuirassed bust.                  

GENIO POPV-LI ROMANI; Genius standing left, modius on head, naked but for chlamys over left shoulder, right holding patera, left cornucopiae. 

No mintmark

RIC VI London 25



Maximianus GENIO POPVLI ROMANI London 25


Maximianus

          A.D. 307          

24x26mm    6.8gm

DN MAXIMIANO P F S AVG; laureate and cuirassed bust.                 

GENIO POP ROM; Genius standing left, modius/ turret on head, loins draped, chlamys over left shoulder, right holding patera, left cornucopiae.

In ex. PLN

RIC VI London 85/ 90

Maximianus GENIO POP ROM London 85

Maximianus

          A.D. 307          

24x26mm    6.8gm

DN MAXIMIANO P F S AVG; laureate and cuirassed bust.                 

GENIO POP ROM; Genius standing left, modius/ turret on head, loins draped, chlamys over left shoulder, right holding patera, left cornucopiae.

In ex. PLN

RIC VI London 85/ 90
Maximianus GENIO POP ROM London 85



Lyons

Maximianus

A.D. 287- 289

Billon Antoninianus

20x22mm     3.8gm

IMP C VAL MAXIMIANVS P F AVG; radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right

HERCVLI PACIFERO, Hercules standing left, holding Victory on globe, club and lion's skin, Γ in left field.

RIC V Lugdunum 371


Maximianus HERCVLI PACIFERO RIC V Lugdunum
                        371

Maximianus

A.D. 293- 294

20x22mm    4.0gm

IMP MAXIMIANVS AVG; Radiate and cuirassed bust right.

IOVI AVGG; Jupiter seated left on throne, holding victory on globe and sceptre.

In ex. A

RIC V Lyons 386

 

RIC incorrectly describes the reverse as having an eagle at the foot of Jupiter



Maximianus IOVI AVGG
                        Lyons 386

Maximianus

Silvered Antoninianus

A.D. 289

21x23mm    3.0gm

IMP C MAXIMIANVS P AVG; radiate, helmeted, & cuirassed bust right.

VIRTVTI AVGG; Victory flying right, crowning Hercules, strangling lion, club thrown behind him.

RIC Vii Lyons 462


Maximianus VIRTVTI
                        AVGG Lyons 462




Trier

Maximianus

A.D. 307- 308

26x28mm   6.7gm

MAXIMIANVS P F AVG; laureate and cuirassed bust right.

QVIES AVG; Quies standing, facing, head left, right holding branch, left leaning on scepter, in fields S/A.

RIC VI Trier 788


Maximianus QVIES AVG Trier 788





Ticinum

Maximianus

A.D. 296-297

27mm   10.0gm

IMP C MAXIMIANVS P F AVG, laureate head right.

GENIO POPV-LI ROMANI, Genius standing left, modius on head, naked except for chlamys over left shoulder, holding patera and cornucopiae; In left field .

In ex. ST

RIC VI Ticinum 31b


Maximianus GENIO POPVLI ROMANI Ticinum 31b






Maximianus

A.D. 305

25x26mm   8.8gm

D N MAXIMIANO FELICISSIMO SEN AVG; Laureate and mantled bust r., holding olive-branch and mappa.

PROVIDENTIA DEORVM QVIES AVGG; Providentia standing r., extending hand to Quies standing l., holding branch and leaning on scepter; dot in right field.

In ex. PT

RIC VI Ticinum 57b

 

Post-abdication issue


Maximianus PROVIDENTIA DEORVM QVIES AVGG
                        Ticinum 57b

Maximianus

A.D. 307- 308

23x25mm    6.4 gm

IMP C MAXIMIANVS P F AVG; Laureate head right.

CONSERV VRB SVAE [In honor of the savior of his city] Roma seated facing, head left, in hexastyle temple, globe in right hand, scepter in left, empty pediment, knobs as acroteria.

In ex. TT

RIC VI Ticinum 92

 

This type was issued by Maxentius to celebrate the re-building of the great temple of Roma in Rome.



Maximianus CONSERV VRB SVAE Ticinum 92




Aquileia


Maximianus

A.D. 305- 306

27x30mm     11.7gm

D N MAXIMIANO FELICISSIMO SEN AVG; laureate bust right, wearing imperial mantle, holding olive branch and mappa

PROVIDENTIA DEORVM QVIES AVGG; Providentia standing right, receiving olive branch from Quies standing left, holding scepter; across fields S-F

In ex. AQS

RIC VI Aquileia 64b




Maximianus PROVIDENTIA DEORVM QVIES AVGG
                        Aquileia 64


Maximianus

A.D. 307

24mm    7.7gm

IMP C MAXIMIANVS P F AVG; Laureate head right.

CONSERV VRB SVAE; Roma seated facing, head left, in hexastyle temple, globe in right hand, scepter in left, wreath in pediment, knobs as acroteria.

In ex. AQP

RIC VI Aquileia 118

Maximianus CONSERV
                      VRB SVAE Aquileia 118



Rome


Maximianus

A.D. 296- 297

26x27gm      10.1gm

IMP CMA MAXIMIANVS PF AVG; laureate.

GENIO POPVLI ROMANI; Genius standing left, holding patera and cornucopiae, in left field R.

In ex. A

RIC VI Rome 63


Maximianus GENIO POPVLI ROMANI Rome 63


Maximianus

A.D. 303- 305

28mm   9.6gm

IMP C MAXIMIANVS P F AVG; laureate head right.

SACR MON VRB AVGG ET CAESS NN, Moneta standing left with scales & cornucopiae.

In ex. R crescent S

RIC VI Rome 111b

Maximianus SACR MON VRB
                      AVGG ET CAESS NN Rome 111b




Carthage

Maximianus

A.D. 298- 9

26x27mm     10.4gm

IMP MAXIMIANVS P F AVG; Laureate head right.

SALVIS AVGG ET CAESS AVCTA KART; Carthage standing facing, head left, holding fruits in both hands.

In ex. B

RIC VI Carthage 27b

 

This type references the victory of Maximianus over the Quinquegentiani -- a rebellious tribe in North Africa.


Maximianus SALVIS AVGG ET CAESS AVCTA KART
                        Carthage 27b

Maximianus

A.D. 303

21x22mm    3.5gm

IMP C MAXIMIANVS P F AVG; Radiate and draped bust at right.

VOT XX FK; three lines in wreath.

RIC VI Carthage 37b

Maximianus VOT XX
                      Carthage 37b






Maximianus

A.D. 307

24mm   7.3gm

IMP MAXIMIANVS SEN AVG; laureate head right.

CONSERVATORES KART SVAE; Carthage standing facing, head left, holding fruits in both hands, within hexastyle temple with plain pediment.

In ex. PKA 

RIC VI Carthage 59


Maximianus CONSERVATORES KART SVAE Carthage
                        59






Siscia

Maximianus

A.D. 305

quarter-follis

18x19mm 2.6gm

IMP CMA MAXIMIANVS PF AVG; laureate head.

GENIO POP-VLI ROMANI; Genius standing left, holding patera and cornucopiae.

In ex. SIS

RIC VI Siscia 146

 

"These very rare coins, known so far for Herculius only, show a portrait which is not truly Herculian, though it is certainly not truly Galerian either...conceivably they were struck at the moment of abdication. It is right, however, to draw attention to the fact that similar coins- not without some problems of their own- were being produced in group II"RIC VI pg 471, footnote 1



Maximianus GENIO POPVLI ROMANI Siscia 146

Maximianus

A.D. 305- 306

25x28mm    9.8gm

IMP MAXIMIANVS P F AVG; laureate head right.

HERCVLI VICTORI; Hercules stg. facing, hd. l., r. leaning on club, l. holding out three apples and lion’s skin; in left field VI.

in ex. SISB

RIC VI Siscia 165b

Maximianus HERCVLI VICTORI Siscia 165



Heraclea

Maximianus

A.D. 295- 298

19mm   3.2gm

IMP C M A MAXIMIANVS P F AVG; radiate and cuirassed bust right.

CONCORDIA MILI-TVM; Emperor standing right in military dress, receiving Victory on globe from Jupiter leaning on scepter, HΓ between.

RIC VI Heraclea 14/22

Maximianus CONCORDIA
                      MILITVM Heraclea 14/ 22




Cyzicus

Maximianus

A.D. 293

20x22mm   3.5gm

IMP C M A MAXIMIANVS AVG, radiate and draped bust right.

CONCORDIA MILITVM•, Emperor standing right in military dress, receiving Victory on globe from Jupiter leaning on scepter, Δ between.

In ex. XXI•

RIC V Cyzicus 607


RIC has the wrong obverse legend listed and fails to note the dot in the mintmark and that there may be a dot at the end of the reverse legend (see Diocletian 306)


Maximianus CONCORDIA MILITVM Cyzicus 607





Maximianus

          A.D. 297- 299          

27x29mm    9.8gm

IMP C M A MAXIMIANVS P F AVG; laureate head.               

GENIO POPV-LI ROMANI; Genius standing left, modius on head, naked but for chlamys over left shoulder, right holding patera, left cornucopiae.

In ex. K E

RIC VI Cyzicus 12b


Maximianus GENIO POPVLI ROMANI Cyzicus 12b

Maximianus

A.D. 297- 299

27x29mm      8.7gm

IMP C M A MAXIMIANVS P F AVG; laureate head right.

GENIO POPVLI ROMANI; Genius standing left, holding patera and cornucopiae.

In ex. K E

RIC VI Cyzicus 12b


Maximianus GENIO POPVLI ROMANI Cyzicus 12



Maximianus

A.D. 297- 299

28x30mm      12.2gm

IMP CMA MAXIMIANVS PF AVG; laureate head right.

GENIO POPVLI ROMANI; Genius standing left, holding patera and cornucopiae.

In ex. K S

RIC VI Cyzicus 12b



Maximianus GENIO POPVLI ROMANI Cyzicus 12b


Maximianus

A.D. 295- 299

20x22mm 3.8gm

IMP C M A MAXIMIANVS P F AVG, radiate and cuirassed bust right.

CONCORDIA MILI-TVM, Emperor standing right in military dress, receiving Victory on globe from Jupiter leaning on scepter, KE between.

RIC VI Cyzicus 15b

Maximianus CONCORDIA MILITVM Cyzicus 15b

Maximianus

A.D. 295- 299

22mm   3.3gm

IMP C M A MAXIMIANVS P F AVG; radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right.

CONCORDIA MILI-TVM; Emperor standing right in military dress, receiving Victory on globe from Jupiter leaning on scepter, KE between.

RIC VI Cyzicus 16b

Maximianus CONCORDIA MILITVM Cyzicus 16b




Alexandria

Maximianus

A.D. 294

25x26mm    8.4gm

IMP C M A MAXIMIANVS P F AVG; laureate head right.

GENIO POPV-LI ROMANI; Genius standing left, modius on head, naked except for chlamys over left shoulder, holding patera and cornucopiae, eagle with wreath in beak at feet to left; B in right.

In ex. ALE

RIC VI Alexandria 18b

 

Struck under Domitius Domitianus



Maximianus GENIO
                        POPVLI ROMANI Alexandria 18b








Posthumous coins issued by Constantine I







Rome


Divus Maximianus

A.D. 317-318

16mm    1.9gm

DIVO MAXIMIANO SEN FORT IMP; veiled and laureate head right.

MEMORIAE AETERNAE; eagle standing right, looking left, wings spread.

In ex. RQ

RIC VII Rome 110




Maximianus MEMORIAE
                      AETERNAE Rome 110







Divus Maximianus

AE Half Follis

A.D. 317-318

14x15mm    1.8gm

DIVO MAXIMIANO SEN FORT IMP; Laureate, veiled head of Maximianus right.

MEMORIAE AETERNAE; Lion advancing right.

In ex. RP

RIC VII Rome 123




Maximianus MEMORIAE AETERNAE from Rome



Divus Maximianus

AE Half Follis

A.D. 317-318

15mm    1.9gm

DIVO MAXIMIANO SEN FORT IMP; Laureate, veiled head of Maximianus right.

MEMORIAE AETERNAE; Lion advancing right.

In ex. RS

RIC VII Rome 123



Maximianus MEMORIAE AETERNAE from Rome






Siscia


Divo Maximianus

AE 1/4 Follis

AD 318-9

15x16mm   1.3gm

DIVO MAXIMIANO SEN FORT IMP; his laureate and veiled head rt.

REQVIES OPTIMORVM MERITORVM; Maximianus seated lt. on a curule chair.

In ex. SIS

RIC VII Siscia 41




Maximianus REQVIES OPTIMORVM MERITORVM from
                        Siscia




modified on 7 July 2017

Constantine the Great coins