7-2941

RIC VII, AQUILEIA [before 52], CRISPUS, UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND [IRREGULAR COIN]

  

OBVERSE

IV-CNISPVSNOBCAES [IV (sic!) CNISPVS (sic!) NOB CAES]; bust l., laur., cuir. with spear pointing forward, shield on l. arm.

REVERSE

VRTVS-EXERCIT [VIRTVS EXERCIT]; standard inscribed VOT/XX with captive std. on ground on either side. S in left field, F in right field. AQP in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND. Not attested for this issue (p. 398). Note, however, very crude style and errors in obv. legend: IV instead of IVL and CNISPVS instead of CRISPVS. Apparently an ancient imitation.

NOTES

Weight 3.36 g; diameter 19 mm. Coin sold on Leu Numismatik Web Auction 8, part 2 (lot 1530) in June 2019 for CHF 65.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski