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RIC VI, CYZICUS [before 83], MAXIMINUS, UNLISTED MINTMARK

  

OBVERSE

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

REVERSE

GENIOA-VGVSTI [GENIO AVGVSTI]; Genius stg. l., modius on head, naked but for chlamys over l. shoulder, r. holding patera (from which liquor flows), l. cornucopiae; at feet to l., eagle. ς over dot in right field. MKV in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED MINTMARK. Coin similar to CYZICUS 84a except for the dot under officina letter. Note that dot in right field was a part of a mintmark for the previous issue [CYZICUS 81-82]. See also footnote 2 on p. 593 about possible issue "with GENIO AVGVSTI alone" and dot in field. Coin should be listed before CYZICUS 83.

See also:
CYZICUS [before 83], LICINIUS, UNLISTED MINTMARK

NOTES

Weight 7.7 g; diameter 23 mm. From eBay, July 2007.

Other specimens:

- sold on eBay in October 2012 for $39.25 [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski