7-1972

RIC VII, TRIER 553, URBS ROMA, MINTMARK VARIETY [IRREGULAR COIN]

  

OBVERSE

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

REVERSE

She-wolf stg. l., suckling twins; two stars above; between, wreath. PTR in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

MINTMARK VARIETY. Specimen similar to TRIER 553 (2.35 g; 17 mm) except for PTR in m.m. instead of TRP. Apparently an ancient imitation. See also CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 88.

NOTES

Weight 1.34 g; diameter 15 mm. From the Rafael Alcover Robles Collection.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski