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RIC VII, TRIER 542, URBS ROMA, OBVERSE AND REVERSE VARIETY [IRREGULAR COIN]

  

OBVERSE

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

REVERSE

She-wolf stg. r., suckling twins; three stars above. TR•S in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

OBVERSE AND REVERSE VARIETY. Specimen similar to TRIER 542 except for Roma and she-wolf turned right instead of left and three stars instead of two. Good style but possibly an imitative coin (note light weight). See also CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 88.

NOTES

Weight 1.69 g; diameter 16-17 mm. Coin sold on eBay in January 2010 for $73.58.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski