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RIC VI, ANTIOCHIA 147c, MAXIMINUS, MINTMARK VARIETY

  

OBVERSE

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

REVERSE

G[E]NIOEX-ERCIT[V]S [GENIO EXERCITVS]; Genius stg. l., modius on head, naked but for chlamys over l. shoulder, r. holding patera (from which liquor flows), l. cornucopiae. Crescent over altar in left field, star over Ι in right field. ANT in exergue [note that there is misprint in RIC; crescent omitted in diagram on p. 638].

NOT IN RIC

MINTMARK VARIETY. Specimen similar to ANTIOCHIA 147c except for star over officina letter. It could be a separate issue or an engraver's error. Further investigations needed.

NOTES

Weight 5.35 g; diameter 21.5-23.5 mm. Coin sold on eBay in May 2016 for EUR 12.78. Now in Tomasz Speier's collection.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski