7-2511

RIC VII, TRIER 524, URBS ROMA, UNLISTED OFFICINA S

  

OBVERSE

VRBS-ROMA [VRBS ROMA]; bust l., helmeted, wearing imperial cloak.

REVERSE

Victory stg. l. on prow with spear, shield. TRS in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OFFICINA - S. RIC lists only officina P (p. 214; reference to unique example from Oxford). But note that TRIER 524 is an obvious hybrid listed unexpectedly in RIC under separate number. Also, this type may be regarded as an ancient imitation. See also CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 88.

NOTES

Weight 2.07 g; diameter 17 mm. Coin sold on CNG eAuction 409 (lot 740) in November 2017 for $110.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski