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RIC VI, SERDICA [after 41], GALERIA VALERIA, UNLISTED BUST TYPE, OFFICINA Γ

  

OBVERSE

GALVAL-ERIAAVG [GAL VALERIA AVG]; head r., diad., on facing bust in embroidered robes.

REVERSE

VENERIV-ICTRICI [VENERI VICTRICI]; Venus stg. facing, head l., r. holding up apple, l. raising drapery over l. shoulder. Star in left field, Γ in right field. •SM•SD• in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE. Bust type similar to D [SERDICA 43] except for absence of crescent. See also CORRIGENDA, VOL. VI, p. 500. Coin should be listed after SERDICA 41.

See also:
SERDICA [after 41], GALERIA VALERIA, UNLISTED BUST TYPE, OFFICINA Α
SERDICA [after 41], GALERIA VALERIA, UNLISTED BUST TYPE, OFFICINA Β
SERDICA [after 41], GALERIA VALERIA, UNLISTED BUST TYPE, OFFICINA Δ

NOTES

Weight 7.10 g; diameter 27 mm. Coin sold on eBay in February 2012 for EUR 141.

Other specimens:

- sold on Numismatik Lanz auction 123 (lot 876) in May 2005 for EUR 100; weight 7.01 g; diameter 27 mm [click for picture];

- sold on eBay in March 2019 for EUR 61; weight 6.23 g; diameter 26 mm [click for picture];

- from the American Numismatic Society Collection (reg. no. 1944.100.4075); weight 6.31 g; diameter 27 mm [click for picture];

- from CNG; weight 5.72 g [click for picture];

- from eBay, March 2019; weight 6.20 g; diameter 25 mm [click for picture];

- from eBay [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski