7-1527

RIC VII, LYONS [before 134], CRISPUS, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [D1]

  

OBVERSE

CRISPVS-NOBCAES [CRISPVS NOB CAES]; bust r., helmeted, dr., cuir. [D1].

REVERSE

BEATATRANQVILLITAS [BEATA TRANQVILLITAS]; globe set on altar inscribed VO/TIS/XX in three lines; above, three stars. C in left field, R in right field. PLG in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - D1. Not attested for obv. legend 5a (p. 131). But note crude style of portrait. Coin could be regarded as an ancient imitation. Otherwise should be listed after LYONS 134.

NOTES

Weight 2.8 g; diameter 18-19 mm. Coin sold on VCoins (Victor's Imperial Coins) for $100.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski