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

  

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. ς 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). May be regarded as a hybrid but cf. HERACLEA 35-36. Coin should be listed before CYZICUS 55.

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

NOTES

Weight 6.40 g; diameter 25 mm. Coin sold on eBay in January 2009 for $48.27.

Other specimens:

- from eBay, April 2019 [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski