6-046

RIC VI, ANTIOCHIA 142, MAXIMINUS, UNLISTED OFFICINA Β

  

OBVERSE

IMPCGALVALMAXIMINVSPFAVG [IMP C GAL VAL MAXIMINVS P F AVG]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

SOLEINVICTO [SOLE INVICTO]; Sol, rad. and in long robe, r. raised, l. holding globe stg. in quadriga galloping l. Β in middle field. ANT in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OFFICINA - Β. RIC lists for this type officinae Α, Є, ς, Η and Ι (p. 637). General note from p. 609: "A small and very rare issue which may be part of (i): it includes Sole (or Soli) Invicto in two varieties for Maximinus as Caesar (armoured bust) and Augustus, in a third (quadriga) variety for Licinius, and with anomalous form of legend for Galerius. Date, 310".

See also:
ANTIOCHIA 142, MAXIMINUS, UNLISTED OFFICINA Δ
ANTIOCHIA 142, MAXIMINUS, UNLISTED OFFICINA Ζ

NOTES

Weight 5.73 g. Coin sold on Gorny & Mosch auction 233, session 2 (lot 2611) in October 2015 for EUR 180.

Other specimens:

- sold on eBay in August 2009 for $121 [click for picture];

- sold on eBay in November 2012 for $65.99; ex Rick Morton Collection [click for picture];

- offered by Harlan J. Berk for $500; weight 5.96 g [click for picture];

- sold on Thesaurus "Idra" auction in December 2008 for EUR 240; weight 6.1 g [click for picture];

- sold on Gorny & Mosch auction 130 (lot 2349) in March 2004 for EUR 150; weight 6.13 g [click for picture];

- sold on Hirsch auction 253 (lot 2771) in September 2007 for EUR 230 [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski