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RIC VII, THESSALONICA 24, MAXIMIANUS HERCULIUS, UNLISTED OFFICINA A

  

OBVERSE

DIVOMAXIMIANOOPTIMOIMP [DIVO MAXIMIANO OPTIMO IMP]; head r., veiled and laur.

REVERSE

REQVIESOPTIM-ORVMMERITORVM [REQVIES OPTIMORVM MERITORVM]; emperor std. l. on curule chair, raising r. hand, holding sceptre. •TS•A• in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OFFICINA - A. RIC lists for this type officinae Β, Γ and Δ (p. 503). Note that sometimes distorted 'B' could be confused with 'A'.

See also:
THESSALONICA 24, MAXIMIANUS HERCULIUS, UNLISTED OFFICINA Є

NOTES

Fraction. Weight 1.5 g; diameter 16 mm. Coin sold on eBay in July 2008 for $33.08.

Other specimens:

- from CGB Numishop (brm_231781), sold for EUR 145; weight 1.64 g; diameter 15.5 mm [click for picture];

- sold on eBay in September 2007 for $22.68; weight 1.05 g [click for picture];

- sold on eBay in June 2008 for $39.64 [click for picture];

- from Dirty Old Coins [click for picture];

- sold on eBay in October 2010 for $1.37 [click for picture] [Thanks to the collaboration of Tomasz Speier];

- from NVMMVS BIBLE II (NBD no. 22167) [click for picture];

- from the Münzkabinett of the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin Collection (reg. no. 18246917); weight 1.63 g; diameter 18 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski