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RIC VII, LYONS 247, URBS ROMA, MINTMARK VARIETY [IRREGULAR COIN]

  

OBVERSE

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

REVERSE

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

NOT IN RIC

MINTMARK VARIETY. Coin similar to LYONS 247 except for misplaced dot. It may be an engraver's error, unlisted m.m. variety or an ancient imitation. Note light weight and small size. See also CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 88.

NOTES

Weight 1.74 g; diameter 14.5 mm. Coin sold on Compagnie Générale de Bourse auction in October 2008 for EUR 250.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski