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RIC VI, ALEXANDRIA 33b, GALERIUS MAXIMIAN, OBVERSE LEGEND VARIETY, ENGRAVER'S ERROR

  

OBVERSE

GALVALMAXIMIANVSNOBCAEC [GAL VAL MAXIMIANVS NOB CAEC (sic!)]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

GENIOPOPV-L-IROMANI [GENIO POPVLI ROMANI]; Genius stg. l., modius on head, naked but for chlamys over l. shoulder, r. holding patera from liquor usually (but not invariably) flows. XX in left field, A over I in right field. ALE in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

OBVERSE LEGEND VARIETY. Specimen similar to ALEXANDRIA 33b except for CAEC in obv. legend instead of CAES. Probably an engraver's error.

NOTES

Coin sold on eBay in November 2007 for $80.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski