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RIC VI, SISCIA [before 173b], MAXIMINUS, UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND [4a], OFFICINA A

  

OBVERSE

GALVALMAXIMINVSNOBCAES [GAL VAL MAXIMINVS NOB CAES] [4a]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

CONCORD-IAIMPERII [CONCORDIA IMPERII]; Concordia stg. l., modius on head, r. leaning on sceptre, l. holding horizontal fold of drapery. VI in right field. SISA in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND - 4a. Not attested for this issue (p. 475). But see footnote 2 on p. 475: "VG. 2 and Vo. respectively include for this rev. Fla Val Severus Nob Caes and Gal Val Maximinus Nob Caes: not yet confirmed". Coin should be listed before SISCIA 173b.

See also:
SISCIA [before 173b], MAXIMINUS, UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND [4a], OFFICINA B

NOTES

Weight 8.98 g; diameter 27.5-28.8 mm. From: Dr. Wendelin Kellner, "Ungewöhnliche und irreguläre Römermünzen. 15. Teil: Tacitus - Maxentius", Money Trend 2011, no. 3, p. 202, no. 28.

Other specimens:

- from VCoins (Ancient Coins Canada); weight 9.1 g; diameter 28 mm; rev. legend break I-A [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski