7-487

RIC VII, TRIER [after 270], CRISPUS, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [IRREGULAR COIN]

  

OBVERSE

CRISPVSNOB-CAES [CRISPVS NOB CAES]; bust l., high-crested helmet, spear pointing forward, shield on l. arm.

REVERSE

VIRTVS-EXERCIT [VIRTVS EXERCIT]; standard inscribed VOT/XX with captive std. on ground on either side. STR in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE. Bust type unlisted in RIC. Similar to H4 or H8 except for helmet type. Also similar to H12 except for spear pointing forward instead of spear across shoulder. Possibly an imitative coin. Should be listed after TRIER 270.

NOTES

Weight 2.93 g; diameter 18 mm. From Guy Braun's collection.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski