7-947

RIC VII, ARLES [before 285], FAUSTA, UNLISTED REVERSE LEGEND

  

OBVERSE

FLAVMAX-FAVSTAAVG [FLAV MAX FAVSTA AVG]; bust r., head bare, waved hair, mantled.

REVERSE

SALVSREI-PVBLICAE [SALVS REIPVBLICAE]; empress stg. facing, looking l.; in her arms two children. Q*AR• in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED REVERSE LEGEND. Only rev. legend SPES REIPVBLICAE is attested for this m.m. Listed in Ferrando (p. 210, no. 913). Should be listed before ARLES 285.

See also:
ARLES [before 285], FAUSTA, UNLISTED REVERSE LEGEND AND OBVERSE LEGEND VARIETY

NOTES

Weight 3.05 g; diameter 20 mm. Ex Sunflower Foundation Collection. Sold on CNG eAuction 342 (lot 752) in January 2015 for $150.

Other specimens:

- sold on CGB auction in October 2012 for EUR 320; weight 3.28 g; diameter 19 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski