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RIC VII, ARLES [after 254], CRISPUS, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [B5]

  

OBVERSE

CRISPVS-NOBCAES [CRISPVS NOB CAES]; bust r., laur., cuir. [B5].

REVERSE

CAESARVMNOSTRORVM [CAESARVM NOSTRORVM]; in laurel wreath VOT/X. T*AR in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - B5. Not attested for obv. legend 5b (p. 261). However, in footnote 254 on p. 261 Bruun mentions that "Dattari (p. 502) records the bust B5". Coin should be listed after ARLES 254.

NOTES

Weight 2.73 g; diameter 20 mm. From the American Numismatic Society Collection (reg. no. 1984.146.1630).

Other specimens:

- sold on eBay in December 2013 for $34; weight 2.95 g; diameter 20 mm [click for picture];

- sold on Allegro in September 2007 for c. $25 [click for picture];

- from NVMMVS BIBLE II (NBD no. 44410) [click for picture];

- sold on eBay in September 2011 for GBP 8.65; weight 2.46 g; diameter 19 mm [click for picture];

- from NVMMVS BIBLE II (NBD no. 59810); weight 2.0 g; diameter 18-19 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski