RPC VI, 6942 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 6942 (temporary)
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Trachea
City Coracesium
Reign Maximinus
Person (obv.) Maximus (Caesar)
Obverse inscription Γ ΙΟΥΛ ΟΥΗΡΟϹ ΜΑΞΙΜΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Maximus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΚΟΡΑΚΗϹΙΩΤΩΝ
Reverse design Zeus (?) standing facing, head l., holding patera and sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 33 mm
Average weight 14.19 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference Levante, Korakesion 31, Watson 432
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)
Note BMC and Levante called the figure Zeus, but is perhaps more like Ares.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: H.P.B.P.130.N.I BMC 2 = Levante, Korakesion 31b
2     Cop: 113 Levante, Korakesion 31a