7-1428

RIC VII, LYONS [after 173], CRISPUS, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [I3 l. var.]

  

OBVERSE

CRISPVS-NOBC-AES [CRISPVS NOB CAES]; bust l., laur., cuir., Victory on globe in r. hand., spear across l. shoulder [I3 l. var.].

REVERSE

BEATATRAN-QVILLITAS [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 - I3 l. var. Not attested for obv. legend 5c (p. 133). Note that bust I3 is described as cuirassed and draped. Coin should be listed after LYONS 173.

NOTES

Weight 3.01 g; diameter 19 mm. Coin sold on eBay in June 2017 for EUR 456.

Other specimens:

- specimen from NVMMVS BIBLE II (NBD no. 45607); weight 2.51 g; diameter 19 mm [click for picture];

- specimen FORVM ANCIENT COINS; posted by Adrianus; weight 2.75 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski