7-2026

RIC VII, TRIER [before 351], CRISPUS, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [D2]

  

OBVERSE

CRISPVS-NOBCAES [CRISPVS NOB CAES]; bust r., helmeted, cuir. [D2].

REVERSE

BEATATRA-QVILLITAS [BEATA TRAQVILLITAS (sic!)]; globe set on altar inscribed VOT/IS/XX; above, three stars. PTR• in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - D2. Not attested for obv. legend 5d (p. 194). Note error in rev. legend: TRAQVILLITAS instead of TRANQVILLITAS. Listed in RMBT (p. 50, no. 84 (obv. legend break V-S) and p. 52, no. 102 (obv. legend break S-N; VO/TIS on rev.). However, this type may be regarded as an ancient imitation. Coin should be listed in RIC before TRIER 351.

NOTES

Weight 2.73 g; diameter 17.5 mm. Sold on CGB E-auction 150 (lot 88832) in February 2016 for EUR 37.

Other specimens:

- from RMBT (plate XI, no. 84); obv. legend break V-S [click for picture];

- from Leu Numismatik Web Auction 11 (lot 2066), February 2020; plate coin in RMBT (plate XI, no. 102); VO/TIS on rev.; weight 2.55 g; diameter 18 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski