7-1980

RIC VII, TRIER 561, URBS ROMA, MINTMARK VARIETY [IRREGULAR COIN]

  

OBVERSE

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

REVERSE

She-wolf stg. l., suckling twins; two stars above. Palm branch pointing to the right. PTR in exergue

NOT IN RIC

MINTMARK VARIETY. Specimen similar to TRIER 561 except for PTR in exergue instead of TRP. But note crude lettering and portrait on the obv. Apparently an ancient imitation. See also CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 88.

NOTES

Weight 1.95 g; diameter 16 mm. From the Rafael Alcover Robles Collection.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski