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RIC VII, ARLES [after 281], CRISPUS, UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND AND BUST TYPE [B4 l.]

  

OBVERSE

CRISPVS-NOBCAES [CRISPVS NOB CAES]; bust l., laur., dr., cuir.

REVERSE

PROVIDEN-TIAECAESS [PROVIDENTIAE CAESS]; gateway with two turrets, star above, no doors, varying number of stone layers. Q*AR• in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND AND BUST TYPE. RIC lists for this m.m. only obv. legend FL IVL CRISPVS NOB CAES and bust type B3 (p. 264; single specimen cited after Dattari). Coin should be listed after ARLES 281.

See also:
ARLES [after 281], CRISPUS, UNLISTED BUST TYPE
ARLES -/280, CRISPUS, UNLISTED BUST TYPE, HYBRID

NOTES

Weight 2.85 g; diameter 18-20 mm. Ex Beast Coins. Sold on VAuctions 236 (lot 115) in November 2009 for $83.

Other specimens:

- from Trésors monétaires XXV, plate 34, no. 37; weight 2.98 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski