7-578

RIC VII, NICOMEDIA 95, HELENA, ENGRAVER'S ERROR

  

OBVERSE

FLHELENA-AVGVSTA [FL HELENA AVGVSTA]; bust r., diademed, mantled, with necklace.

REVERSE

SECVRITAS-REIPVBLICE [SECVRITAS REIPVBLICE]; Securitas stg. l., lowering branch, raising robe with l. hand (see CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 750). SMN (sic!) in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

ENGRAVER'S ERROR. Coin similar to NICOMEDIA 95 except for unusual m.m. without officina letter. Probably engraver's error.

NOTES

Weight 3.59 g; diameter 18 mm. Coin sold on eBay in August 2008 for $12.50.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski