6-550

RIC VI, CYZICUS [before 55], GALERIUS MAXIMIAN, UNLISTED FOR RULER, OFFICINA Γ

  

OBVERSE

GALMAXIMIANVSPFAVG [GAL MAXIMIANVS P F AVG]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

GENIOCA-ESARIS [GENIO CAESARIS]; Genius stg. l., modius on head, naked but for chlamys over l. shoulder, r. holding patera (from which liquor flows), l. cornucopiae. Γ in left field, star in right field. MKV in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED FOR RULER. RIC lists this type only for Maximinus (p. 587). Could be regarded as hybrid but cf. HERACLEA 35-36. Coin should be listed before CYZICUS 55.

See also:
CYZICUS [before 55], GALERIUS MAXIMIAN, UNLISTED FOR RULER, OFFICINA Δ
CYZICUS [before 55], GALERIUS MAXIMIAN, UNLISTED FOR RULER, OFFICINA ς

NOTES

Weight 5.44 g; diameter 25 mm. From the American Numismatic Society Collection (reg. no. 1982.58.1).

Other specimens:

- from the Rick Morton Collection [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski