7-3404

RIC VII, SIRMIUM [after 7], CRISPUS, UNLISTED REVERSE TYPE

   

OBVERSE

DNCRISPVSNOBCAES [D N CRISPVS NOB CAES]; bust l., laur., dr. cuir.

REVERSE

PRINCIP-I•I-VV-ENTVTIS [PRINCIPI • IVVENTVTIS]; Prince stg. r., holding globe in l. hand, transverse spear in r., in military dress, cloak spread; behind, two standards. SIRM in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED REVERSE TYPE. RIC lists for this issue only rev. with Prince stg. l. holding standard and vertical spear (or long sceptre). See SIRMIUM 6 (Obolos Web Auction 15, lot 859, 4.19 g, 18.5 mm). Coin should be listed after SIRMIUM 7.

NOTES

Solidus. Weight 4.40 g; diameter 20 mm. Coin sold on Stack's The Golden Horn Collection (lot 3007) in January 2009 for USD 10,350; sold on Heritage Auctions auction 3032 (lot 23656) in April 2014 for USD 20,000.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski