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RIC VII, TRIER [after 309], CRISPUS, UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND AND BUST TYPE [H2 l.] [IRREGULAR COIN]

  

OBVERSE

CRIS-PVSN[O]CA [CRISPVS NO CA]; bust l., helmeted, cuir., spear across r. shoulder, shield on l. arm [H2 l.].

REVERSE

BEATATRA-NQVILLITAS [BEATA TRANQVILLITAS]; globe set on altar inscribed VOT/IS/XX; above, three stars. PTR in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND AND BUST TYPE - H2 l. Obv. legend not attested in RIC VII. Bust type not attested for this issue. But note crude style. Apparently an ancient imitation. Coin could be noted among other Crispus' irregular coins on p. 192.

NOTES

Weight 2.3 g; diameter 19 mm. Coin sold on eBay in March 2005 for $8.35.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski