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Ancient Greek and Roman coins from Asia Minor

Coin ID #10788

Tarsos (AD 235-238) AE 36 - Maximinus I

Maximinus I, 235-238 AD. AE36 (22.77g, 6h). Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / Dionysus and Ariadne in a cart drawn by two centaurs right, one of whom holds a lyre. Near VF, green and light brown patina. Rare mythological scene. Krizan Coll.; ex CNG 64 (9/2003), lot 709; Levante Coll., 1104.

File information
City/Mint name:Tarsos
Keywords:roman / bronze
References:SNG Levante 1104 (this coin); SNG France 1610 (same obv. die)
Valuation:CNG Auc. 93 (5/2013), lot 925 ($525 + comm)
Photo courtesy of:Classical Numismatic Group -
Filesize:91 KiB
Date added:Jul 13, 2013
Dimensions:800 x 366 pixels
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