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RIC VII, LYONS 247, URBS ROMA, MINTMARK VARIETY

  

OBVERSE

VRBS-ROMA [VRBS ROMA]; bust l., helmeted, wearing imperial cloak.

REVERSE

She-wolf stg. l., suckling twins; two stars above. •PLG• in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

MINTMARK VARIETY. Coin similar to LYONS 247 except for the second dot in m.m. Probably an engraver's error but could be an unlisted m.m. variety. See also CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 88.

NOTES

Weight 1.94 g; diameter 15.6-16.9 mm. Coin offered on VCoins (Roman Lode) in November 2010 for $100; sold on CGB auction in February 2013 for EUR 150.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski