7-1357

RIC VII, TRIER 372, CRISPUS, BUST TYPE VARIETY, OFFICINA P

  

OBVERSE

IVLCRISPVSNOBCAES [IVL CRISPVS NOB CAES]; bust l., laur., dr., cuir., spear across r. shoulder, shield on l. arm [cf. G5 l.].

REVERSE

BEATATRAN-QVILLITAS [BEATA TRANQVILLITAS]; globe set on altar inscribed VO/TIS/XX; above, three stars. •PTR• in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

BUST TYPE VARIETY. Specimen similar to TRIER 372 with bust type G5 l. except for bust cuirassed and draped instead of cuirassed only. Note that according to RIC, drapery could be "the sash visible on some of the busts" (footnote 372 on p. 197). See also CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 197. Listed in RMBT (p. 54, no. 142 and no. 143 with decoration on shield).

See also:
TRIER 372, CRISPUS, BUST TYPE VARIETY, OFFICINA S

NOTES

Weight 3.50 g; diameter 19.50 mm. Coin sold on CGB auction in October 2012 for EUR 240.

Other specimens:

- specimen sold on eBay on June 2018 for EUR 54; weight 2.37 g; diameter 18 mm [click for picture];

- specimen sold on eBay on February 2014 for GBP 27; weight 3.20 g; diameter 19 mm [click for picture];

- specimen from Jean Elsen auction 91 (lot 356), March 2007; weight 2.97 g [click for picture];

- specimen from the Münzkabinett of the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin Collection (reg. no. 18204479); weight 2.27 g; diameter 20 mm [click for picture];

- specimen from the Münzkabinett of the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin Collection (reg. no. 18204478); plate coin in RMBT (no. 142); weight 3.35 g; diameter 19 mm [click for picture];

- specimen from the Münzkabinett of the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin Collection (reg. no. 18251631); weight 2.37 g; diameter 19 mm [click for picture];

- specimen from the Münzkabinett of the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin Collection (reg. no. 18251621); weight 3.62 g; diameter 20 mm [click for picture];

- specimen from: Dr. Wendelin Kellner, "Ungewöhnliche und irreguläre Römermünzen. 17. Teil: Constantinische Zeit (II)", Money Trend 2011, no. 10, p. 167, no. 15; weight 3.02 g; diameter 18.6-19.5 mm [click for picture];

- specimen from RMBT (plate XIV, no. 143) [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski