7-2021

RIC VII, ANTIOCH 91, URBS ROMA, UNLISTED OFFICINA Є AND MINTMARK VARIETY

  

OBVERSE

VRBS-ROMA [VRBS ROMA]; bust l., helmeted, wearing imperial cloak.

REVERSE

She-wolf stg. l., suckling twins; two stars above; between, three vertical dots. SMANЄ in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OFFICINA - Є AND MINTMARK VARIETY. RIC lists for this type officinae A, B, Γ, S, Z, H, Θ, I (p. 693). See also CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 88. Specimen similar to ANTIOCH 91 from unlisted officina Є except for three vertical dots on rev. like on rev. of NICOMEDIA 195. Could be an engraver's error. Note also that coin may be regarded as an ancient imitation.

See also:
ANTIOCH 91, URBS ROMA, UNLISTED OFFICINA Δ
ANTIOCH 91, URBS ROMA, UNLISTED OFFICINA Є

NOTES

Weight 2.52 g; diameter 18.5 mm. From CGB Numishop (brm_214878), sold for EUR 95.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski