7-669

RIC VII, LONDON 188, CRISPUS, MINT ERROR

  

OBVERSE

CRISPV-SNOBILC [CRISPVS NOBIL C]; bust r., helmeted, cuir.

REVERSE

VIRTVS-EXERCIT [VIRTVS EXERCIT]; standard inscribed VVOT/XXX (sic!) in two lines stg. on ground, captive std. on either side. PLLON (sic!) in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

MINT ERROR. Not uncommon double strike, but with interesting result on reverse: additional "V" and "X" on standard and PLLON (additional "L") in m.m.

NOTES

Weight 3.2 g; diameter 20 mm. Coin sold on eBay in August 2009 for $25.67. Now in Phil Edmonds' collection.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski