7-1737

RIC VII, CYZICUS 46, CRISPUS, UNLISTED OFFICINA B

  

OBVERSE

FLIVLCRIS-PVSNOBCAES [FL IVL CRISPVS NOB CAES]; bust l., laur., dr. cuir.

REVERSE

PROVIDEN-TIAECAESS [PROVIDENTIAE CAESS]; camp gate, two turrets, no doors, star above, varying number of stone layers. •SMKΒ• in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OFFICINA - B. RIC lists for the whole issue CYZICUS 44-50 only two officnae: Γand Δ (p. 650). Note that the first dot in m.m. could be accidental and this specimen is in fact CYZICUS 37. It could be also regarded as an ancient imitation.

NOTES

Weight 3.63 g. Coin offered on Numismatik Lanz auction 102 (no. 998) in May 2001; sold on Numismatik Lanz auction 114 (no. 799) in May 2003 for EUR 35.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski