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RIC VI, CYZICUS 40, MAXIMINUS, UNLISTED OFFICINA Δ

  

OBVERSE

GALVALMAXIMINVSNOBCAES [GAL VAL MAXIMINVS NOB CAES]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

VIRTVS-MILITVM [VIRTVS MILITVM]; camp-gate (no doors) surmounted by four turrets. MKΔ in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OFFICINA - Δ. RIC lists for this type only officina Γ (p. 585; see example of CYZICUS 40, OFFICINA Γ from CNG site).

NOTES

Weight 6.3 g; diameter 26.9 mm. From Victor Failmezger's collection (no. 214 in RBC); photo by Doug Smith. Now in the Robert Bernobich Collection.

Other specimens:

- sold on eBay in April 2000 for $256; then, in the Rick Morton Collection [click for picture];

- from Numismatik Lanz auction 100 (lot 501), November 2000; weight 6.90 g; diameter 27 mm [click for picture];

- sold on CNG eAuction 217 (lot 412) in August 2009 for $300; sold on Auctiones eAuction 19 (lot 84) in October 2013 for CHF 500; weight 6.71 g; diameter 27 mm [click for picture];

- sold on CNG auction 63 (lot 1530) in May 2003 for $320; weight 5.79 g [click for picture];

- sold on Thesaurus "Idra" auction in December 2008 for EUR 410; weight 5.5 g [click for picture];

- sold on Emporium auction 67 (lot 726) in May 2012 for EUR 320; sold on Gorny & Mosch auction 215 (lot 488) in October 2013 for EUR 400; weight 6.57 g [click for picture].

- sold on Pecunem auction 21 (lot 847) in September 2014 for EUR 450; weight 6.03 g; diameter 26 mm [click for picture];

- sold on Gorny & Mosch auction 228 (lot 690) in March 2015 for EUR 650; weight 6.03 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski