6-1173

RIC VI, ANTIOCHIA [before 140], GALERIUS MAXIMIAN, UNLISTED ISSUE [AETERNAE MEMORIAE GALERI MAXIMIANI], OFFICINA ς

  

OBVERSE

DIVOMAXIMIANOMAXIMINVSAVGFIL [DIVO MAXIMIANO MAXIMINVS AVG FIL]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

AETERNAEMEMORIAEGALERIMAXIMIANI [AETERNAE MEMORIAE GALERI MAXIMIANI]; eagle stg. l. above garland on lighted altar. ς in right field. ANT in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED ISSUE. RIC lists similar commemorative issues minted at Cyzicus and Alexandria (with rev. legend ...GAL MAXIMIANI). Officina not listed in Bastien AMGM. Should be listed before ANTIOCHIA 140, but see CORRIGENDA, VOL. VI, p. 639-640 for comment on necessary rearrangement of issues (i)-(iv) from Group V.

See also:
ANTIOCHIA [before 140], GALERIUS MAXIMIAN, UNLISTED ISSUE [AETERNAE MEMORIAE GALERI MAXIMIANI], OFFICINA A
ANTIOCHIA [before 140], GALERIUS MAXIMIAN, UNLISTED ISSUE [AETERNAE MEMORIAE GALERI MAXIMIANI], OFFICINA B
ANTIOCHIA [before 140], GALERIUS MAXIMIAN, UNLISTED ISSUE [AETERNAE MEMORIAE GALERI MAXIMIANI], OFFICINA Є
ALEXANDRIA [before 133], GALERIUS MAXIMIAN, UNLISTED REVERSE LEGEND

NOTES

Weight 6.14 g; diameter 24 mm. Coin sold on Leu Numismatik auction 7 (lot 1720) in October 2020 for CHF 2,800.

Other specimens:

- sold on Rauch auction 90 (lot 908) in June 2012 for EUR 280; now in the Robert Bernobich Collection; weight 6.24 g; diameter 23 mm [click for picture];

- sold on eBay in November 2018 for EUR 249; weight 6.68 g; diameter 22 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski