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Home > Fake Coin Reports > Fake Roman Imperial Coins: Crisis to Recovery: Maximinus I - Numerian: AD 235 - 284

Balbinus, 22 April - 29 July 238 A.D.
Silver antoninianus, RIC 10, S 2394, BMC 67-70, C 3, choice gVF, 4.557g, 23.1mm, 180o, Rome mint, April 238 A.D.; obverse IMP CAES D CAEL BALBINVS AVG, radiate draped and cuirassed bust right; reverse CONCORDIA AVGG, clasped hands

A very dangerous cast fake that was withdrawn from FORVM's catalog. A die match for this coin with a group of forgeries was reported on CFDL. The coin was confirmed as a high pressure cast by Sear. No visible edge seam.
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