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RIC VII, CYZICUS 7, VALENS, UNLISTED OFFICINA I

  

OBVERSE

IMPCAVRVALVALENSPFAVG [IMP C AVR VAL VALENS P F AVG]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

IOVICONS-ERVATORI [IOVI CONSERVATORI]; Jupiter stg. l., chlamys across l. shoulder, holding sceptre, Victory on globe in r. hand; eagle with wreath to l. on ground. I in right field. SKM in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OFFICINA - I. RIC lists for this extremely rare type only officina VI (p. 644).

See also:
CYZICUS 7, VALENS, UNLISTED OFFICINA II
CYZICUS 7, VALENS, UNLISTED OFFICINA IIII

NOTES

Weight 2.84 g; diameter 26 mm. Triton III (lot 1193), December 1999. Sold on Numismatica Ars Classica auction 39 (lot 190) in May 2007 for CHF 30,000.

Other specimens:

- sold on Gorny & Mosch auction 185 (lot 280) in March 2010 for EUR 11,000; weight 3.25 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski