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RIC VII, LONDON [before 144], CRISPUS, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [B4]

  

OBVERSE

CRISPVSNOBCAES [CRISPVS NOB CAES]; bust r., laur., dr., cuir. [B4].

REVERSE

SOLIINVIC-TOCOMITI [SOLI INVICTO COMITI]; Sol stg. l., chlamys across l. shoulder, raising r. hand, globe in l. Crescent in left field. PLN in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - B4. Not attested for obv. legend 5b (p. 105). Listed in Bourton Hoard (no. 1464-6). Listed in Cloke-Toone (8.11.036). Should be listed in RIC before LONDON 144.

NOTES

Weight 3.45 g; diameter 19 mm. Coin from Roma Numismatics.

Other specimens:

- specimen sold on VCoins (Victor's Imperial Coins) for $175; weight 3.60 g; diameter 20 mm [click for picture];

- specimen from Ancients.info; posted by leetoone [click for picture];

- specimen from the British Museum Collection (reg. no. 1977,1005.90); plate coin in Cloke-Toone; weight 3.02 g [click for picture];

- specimen from Pegasi auction XXII (lot 608), April 2010; weight 3.60 g [click for picture];

- specimen sold on eBay in April 2011 for $71.56; weight 3.33 g; diameter 19 mm [click for picture] [Thanks to the collaboration of Zenon M.];

- specimen sold on eBay in February 2007 for $132.50. Now in Steve Santore's collection [click for picture].

- specimen sold on eBay in February 2014 for GBP 6.90 [lot of 3 coins]. Now in the Zenon M. Collection; weight 3.10 g; diameter 18-18.5 mm [click for picture];

- specimen sold on Spink auction 7030 (lot 115) in November 2007 for GBP 380 [lot of 3 coins: this one, LONDON 136 and LONDON 140] [click for picture];

- specimen from NVMMVS BIBLE II (NBD no. 6947) [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski