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RIC VII, TICINUM [after 169], CRISPUS, UNLISTED BUST TYPE AND OBVERSE LEGEND, HYBRID [IRREGULAR COIN]

  

OBVERSE

CRISPVS-NOBCAE [CRISPVS NOB CAE (sic!)]; bust r., laur., dr., cuir. [B4].

REVERSE

DNCONSTANTINVSMAXAVG [D N CONSTANTINVS MAX AVG]; laurel wreath enclosing VOT/XX. Crescent in middle field. ST in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE AND OBVERSE LEGEND, HYBRID. Bust type and obv. legend not attested for Crispus (p. 381). Specimen might be regarded as a imitative hybrid of unlisted obv. variant and TICINUM 167. Should be listed in footnotes after TICINUM 169.

NOTES

Weight 3.61 g; diameter 18.54 mm. Coin sold on eBay in January 2008 for $34. From the Rick Morton Collection.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski