Antoninianus of Marius, Moguntiacum mint, RIC 18
Reign: Marcus Aurelius Marius, A.D. 268
Denomination: AE Antoninianus
Obverse: IMP C M AVR MARIVS AVG
Reverse: VICTORIA AVG: Victory running r., holding wreath and palm.
Weight: 2,39 g
Diameter: 20,2 mm
Reference: RIC Vol. V, Part II, No. 18; C.20
Grade: XF / VF+
For this issue the moneyer used a Laelianus reverse.
Hans H. Gilljam wrote an article about this issue in "Num. Nachrichtenblatt Nr4, 1915, S. 103."
with the title: Antoniniani des Marius aus Revers-Stempeln Laelians.
Therefore, the coins of this issue can be assigned to the Moguntiacum mint.
In 1985 this was the 13th known specimen.
Purchased from Dominique Thirion, Brussel, Belgium in 1985.