7-216

RIC VII, TRIER [after 488], CRISPUS, REVERSE VARIETY

  

OBVERSE

ANEPIGRAPHIC (no legend); bust l., laur., dr., cuir.

REVERSE

CRISPVS/CAESAR [CRISPVS CAESAR]; rev. legend in two lines; wreath with dot above. PTR in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

REVERSE VARIETY. Specimen similar to TRIER 488 except for wreath on rev. instead of star. Note that some specimens featured here may be regarded as ancient imitations. Listed in Zschucke BTP (p. 84, no. 15.8). Should be listed after TRIER 488.

NOTES

Weight 1.25 g; diameter 13 mm. Coin sold on London Ancient Coins auction 30 (lot 217) in November 2013 for GBP 25.

Other specimens:

- specimen from Roma Numismatics [click for picture];

- specimen from Victor Failmezger's collection (no. 336 in RBC); photo by Doug Smith [click for picture];

- specimen sold on eBay in February 2015 for GBP 37.80 [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski