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RIC VII, LONDON [before 164], CRISPUS, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [B3]

  

OBVERSE

FLIVLCRIS-PVSNOBCAES [FL IVL CRISPVS NOB CAES]; bust r., laur., dr., cuir., seen from back [B3].

REVERSE

VICTORIAELAETAEPRINCPERP [VICTORIAE LAETAE PRINC PERP]; two Victories stg. facing one another, together holding vota shield inscribed VOT/PR in two lines above altar. PLN in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - B3. Not attested for obv. legend 5 (p. 107). Note that LONDON 164 with bust type B4 also exists and is listed in Cloke-Toone (9.01.013). Note also circle with dot as altar design. Listed in Cloke-Toone (9.01.014). Should be listed in RIC before LONDON 164.

NOTES

Weight 2.86 g; diameter 19.4 mm. Plate coin in Cloke-Toone. Erroneously cited in RIC as LONDON 164. From the Münzkabinett of the Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien Collection (object no. RÖ 66992).

Other specimens:

- specimen from Beast Coins; weight 3.37 g; diameter 17 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski