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Ancient Greek and Roman coins from Asia Minor

Coin ID #8652

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

Maximinus I, 235-238 AD. AE36 (24.97g, 7h). AVT • K • Γ • IOV • OVH MAΞIMЄINOC Π-Π, radiate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / TAPC-OV MH-TPOΠO, A/M/K downward to right, ΓB in exergue, the Three Graces (Charites), the central figure seen from behind, embracing each other, those on ends holding flowers. VF, dark green patina.

File information
City/Mint name:Tarsos
Keywords:roman / bronze
References:SNG France - (but cf. 1606); SNG Levante 1096 var. (arrangement of rev. legend; same obv. die); BMC - (but same rev. die as 235); Staal 36.1.1 (this coin illustrated on cover and color pl. 6)
Valuation:CNG Triton XV (1/2012), lot 1422 ($8,500 + comm)
Photo courtesy of:Classical Numismatic Group -
Filesize:108 KiB
Date added:Feb 27, 2012
Dimensions:800 x 388 pixels
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