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Maximinvs II ... altro Not in RIC ???


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Probabilmente Babbo Natale quest'anno ha contribuito ad "arricchire" la mia raccolta su Massimino Daia con un esemplare della Zecca di Antiochia molto interessante ( il tanto vituperato "solito sito d'aste" a volte è fonte di vere sorprese ) .... Allego oltre alla foto, il commento di Lech Stepniewski autore dell' interessate sito http://www.notinric.prv.pl/ ...

Obv. - IMP C GAL VAL MAXIMINVS PF AVG

Rev. - VIRTVTI-E XERCITVS - Left : delta - Right : epsilon - Exergo : ANT star

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Hi Luca!

Your nice coin is PROBABLY not in RIC, because ANTIOCHIA 169b has star

in right field (not in exergue) and Virtus is dragging captive (not

holding a spear).

It is also possibility that the description in RIC is not complete.

Maybe all coins from officina delta/epsilon have such changes on

reverse? When delta is in left field and epsilon is in right field

there is simply no room for star and captive. But I have never seen

any specimen from officina delta/epsilon. It's very rare issue!

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