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RIC VII, LYONS [before 162], CRISPUS, UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND AND BUST TYPE [G11 l.]

  

OBVERSE

DNIVL-CRIBPONC [D N IVL CRIBPO (sic!) N C]; bust l., laur., cuir., spear across l. shoulder, holding horse by bridle with l. hand [G11 l.].

REVERSE

BEATATRA-NQVILLITAS [BEATA TRANQVILLITAS]; globe set on altar inscribed VOT/IS/XX in three lines; above, three stars. C in left field, R in right field. PLG in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND AND BUST TYPE - G11 l. Obverse legend D N IVL CRISPO N C (without error: CRIBPO instead of CRISPO) is listed in RIC for one specimen only [LYONS 100]. Also with bust type G11 l., which is, however, not listed for Crispus' coins from C|R/PLG issues (p. 130-133). Coin should be listed before LYONS 162.

See also:
LYONS [before 162], CRISPUS, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [G5 l.]
LYONS [before 162], CRISPUS, UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND AND BUST TYPE [G5 l.]

NOTES

Weight 2.44 g; diameter 19 mm. Coin offered on Compagnie Générale de Bourse auction in October 2006 and again in April 2008 for EUR 1,200; offered in October 2012 for EUR 960.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski