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Maximinus I Thrax / P M TR P IIII
Maximinus I. AD 235-238. AR Denarius 2.55 g. Rome mint, 6th officina. 6th emission, December AD 237-April AD 238.
O: MAXIMINVS PIVS AVG GERM Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right
R: P M TR P IIII COS P P Maximinus standing left, raising hand and holding spear; two signa flanking.
- RIC IV 6; BMCRE 219; RSC 70.

Maximinus took his fourth tribunitian on December 10, 237. Although assassinated in April of the following year, he lost control of the Rome mint that January. This rare last issue of his reign was struck between December 237 and January 238.
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Album name:Nemonater / The Emperors and Such
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Date added:Oct 11, 2018
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Jay GT4  [Oct 12, 2018 at 12:30 PM]
Wonderful portrait and exquisite reverse
Canaan  [Oct 13, 2018 at 08:43 PM]
A great example of the type!!