6-2117

RIC VI, ANTIOCHIA [after 161], GALERIA VALERIA, UNLISTED ISSUE [VENERI VICTRICI]

   

OBVERSE

GALVALE-RIAAVG [GAL VALERIA AVG]; bust r., diad., dr.

REVERSE

VENERI-VICTRICI [VENERI VICTRICI]; Venus stg. facing, head l. r. holding up apple, l. raising drapery over l. shoulder. Crescent over altar in left field, star over H in right field. ANT in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED ISSUE. Specimen similar to ANTIOCHIA 151 except for star over officina letter. Similar m.m. is also attested for ANTIOCHIA 161. It could be an engraver's error or unlisted issue, which should be listed after ANTIOCHIA 161.

NOTES

Weight 6.55 g; diameter 24 mm. Coin sold on eBay in August 2019 for GBP 72 [Thanks to the collaboration of Richard Demarco].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski