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RIC VI, ANTIOCHIA 145b, MAXIMINUS, UNLISTED OFFICINA Ζ

   

OBVERSE

MAXIMINVS-NOBCAES [MAXIMINVS NOB CAES]; bust l., helm., cuir., spear over r. shoulder, decorated shield on l. arm.

REVERSE

SOLIIN-VICTO [SOLI INVICTO]; Sol, rad. and in long robe, stg. facing, head l., r. raised, l. holding up globe, in facing quadriga; two horses turn l., and two r. Ζ in middle field. ANT in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OFFICINA - Ζ. RIC lists only officina A (p. 638). 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 CORRIGENDA, VOL. VI, p. 638.

See also:
ANTIOCHIA 145b, MAXIMINUS, UNLISTED OFFICINA Β
ANTIOCHIA 145b, MAXIMINUS, UNLISTED OFFICINA Γ
ANTIOCHIA 145b, MAXIMINUS, UNLISTED OFFICINA ς

NOTES

Weight 7.19 g; diameter 25 mm. Sold on CNG eAuction 400 (lot 688) in June 2017 for $320.

Other specimens:

- offered on Gorny & Mosch auction 200 (lot 2829) in October 2011 for EUR 200; weight 5.72 g [click for picture];

- sold on CNG eAuction 294 (lot 790) in January 2013 for $475; weight 6.88 g; diameter 24 mm [click for picture];

- sold on VAuctions auction 223 (lot 123) in March 2009 for $317; weight 5.31 g; diameter 25 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski