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ID:     35851
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     MACEDONIA
City:     Thessalonica
Issuer:     Maximinus I Thrax
Date Ruled:     mid March 235 - late May 238 A.D.
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     Ae 25
Diameter:     25.6 mm
Weight:     9.002 g
Die Axis:     7.5 h
Obverse Legend:     ΑV.Κ.Γ.Ι.ΟVΛ.ΟΥΗΡ.-ΜΑΞΙΜΙΝΟC
Obverse Description:     Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right
Reverse Legend:     ΘΣCCΑΛ-ΟΝΙΚΣΩΝ
Reverse Description:     Kabeiros standing left, rhyton in right, hammer in left, flaming alter at feet left, anvil with horn shaped projection at feet right
Mint:     Thessalonika
Primary Reference:     Touratsoglou 58 (V10, R44)
Reference2:     Varbanov 4995 var
Photograph Credit:     FORUM ANCIENT COINS
Source:     http://www.forumancientcoins.com/catalog/roman-and-greek-coins.asp?zpg=41362