7-962

RIC VII, ARLES [before 293], CRISPUS, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [B5]

  

OBVERSE

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

REVERSE

VIRTVS-CAESS [VIRTVS CAESS]; gateway with wide open doors of varying design, four turrets, varying number of stone layers, star above. TA[crescent]RL in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - B5. Not attested for obv. legend 5 (p. 265). Coin should be listed before ARLES 293.

NOTES

From FORVM ANCIENT COINS; posted by mauseus.

Other specimens:

- sold on eBay in October 2007 for $38; weight 3.3 g; diameter 19 mm [click for picture];

- from NVMMVS BIBLE II (NBD no. 23145) [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski