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RIC VII, NICOMEDIA [after 195], URBS ROMA, MINTMARK VARIETY, OFFICINA B

  

OBVERSE

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

REVERSE

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

NOT IN RIC

MINTMARK VARIETY. Specimen similar to NICOMEDIA 195 except for absence of three dots between stars on rev. These dots are not recorded by LBRC (footnote 185 on p, 634). Note also that sometimes a clogged die could not be excluded. See also CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 88.

See also:
NICOMEDIA [after 195], URBS ROMA, UNLISTED ISSUE, OFFICINA A
NICOMEDIA [after 195], URBS ROMA, UNLISTED ISSUE, OFFICINA Γ
NICOMEDIA [after 195], URBS ROMA, UNLISTED ISSUE, OFFICINA Δ

NOTES

Weight 2.31 g. Coin sold on eBay in January 2006 for USD 33. Now in Adrian Marsden's collection.

Other specimens:

- from NVMMVS BIBLE II (NBD no. 99573); weight 2.51 g; diameter 19 mm [click for picture];

- from Adrian Marsden's collection [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski