7-751

RIC VII, LONDON [before 121], CRISPUS, UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND, BUST B5

  

OBVERSE

FLIVLCRISPVSNOBCAES [FL IVL CRISPVS NOB CAES]; bust r., laur., cuir.

REVERSE

SOLIINVIC-TOCOMITI [SOLI INVICTO COMITI]; Sol stg. l., chlamys across l. shoulder, raising r. hand, globe in l. S over star in left field, P in right field. PLN in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND. Not attested for obv. legend 5 (p. 104). Note that there is an error in RIC: cross in left field instead of star (see: CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 104). Listed in Cloke-Toone (8.10.008). Should be listed in RIC before LONDON 121.

See also:
LONDON [before 121], CRISPUS, UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND AND MINTMARK VARIETY [PL:N]

NOTES

Weight 3.03 g; diameter 19.5 mm. Coin sold on CNG eAuction 526 (lot 705) in November 2022 for USD 140.

Other specimens:

- sold on eBay in March 2012 for USD 83; weight 3.40 g; diameter 20 mm [click for picture] [Thanks to the collaboration of Tomasz Speier];

- from CGB E-shop (brm_231370), sold for EUR 75; sold on Spink auction 15007 (lot 673) in December 2015 for GBP 80; ex Toone collection; plate coin in Cloke-Toone; weight 3.36 g; diameter 19.85-20.34 mm [click for picture];

- from NVMMVS BIBLE II (NBD no. 18304) [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski