7-935

RIC VII, TRIER 542/543, URBS ROMA, HYBRID [IRREGULAR COIN]

  

OBVERSE

VRBS-ROMA [VRBS ROMA]; bust l., helmeted, cuir. [TRIER 542].

REVERSE

Victory stg. l. on prow with spear, shield. TR•P in exergue [TRIER 543].

NOT IN RIC

HYBRID. Obverse TRIER 542 with reverse TRIER 543. Note cuirass instead of imperial cloak and a crude style. Probably an ancient imitation. See also CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 88.

NOTES

Weight 1.92 g; diameter 15 mm. Coin sold on Savoca Numismatik 4th blue auction (lot 1598) in December 2017 for EUR 130.

Other specimens:

- specimen from eBay, March 2010; weight 2.05 g; diameter 17 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski