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RIC VI, THESSALONICA 35, GALERIA VALERIA, UNLISTED OFFICINA Є

  

OBVERSE

GALVALE-RIAAVG [GAL VALERIA AVG]; bust r., diad., dr. (sometimes in embroidered robe), with or without necklace.

REVERSE

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

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OFFICINA - Є. RIC lists for this issue officinae Α, Γ and Δ (p. 514). But note that THESSALONICA 33-35 have probably the same bust type, so in fact all officinae are listed in RIC except officina ς. See CORRIGENDA, VOL. VI, p. 514.

See also:
THESSALONICA 35, GALERIA VALERIA, UNLISTED OFFICINA Β
THESSALONICA 35, GALERIA VALERIA, UNLISTED OFFICINA ς

NOTES

Weight 5.85 g; diameter 25 mm. Coin sold on CGB E-auction 110 (lot 58444) in May 2015 for EUR 41.

Other specimens:

- sold on eBay in October 2009 for $39.28; weight 6.7 g; diameter 25 mm [click for picture];

- from eBay; weight 6.5 g; diameter 24 mm [click for picture];

- from Ma-Shops (Dr. Busso Peus); weight 6.59 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski