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RIC VI, ALEXANDRIA [after 134a], LICINIUS, UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND

  

OBVERSE

IMPCVALLICLICINNIVSPFAVG [IMP C VAL LIC LICINNIVS P F AVG] [1c]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

BONOGENIOPII-IMPERATORIS [BONO GENIO PII IMPERATORIS]; Genius stg. l., modius on head, naked but for chlamys over l. shoulder, r. holding patera (from which liquor flows), l. cornucopiae. Crescent over K in left field and Β over P in right field. ALE in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND - 1c. Not attested for this issue (p. 682). Note that it could be a typo in RIC: 1b instead 1c. Otherwise, coin should be listed after ALEXANDRIA 134a.

NOTES

Weight 6.90 g; diameter 27.8 mm. From Gert Boersema Ancient Coins.

Other specimens:

- from the Rick Morton Collection [click for picture];

- from Auctiones eAuction 11 (lot 100), December 2012; weight 6.60 g; diameter 24-25 mm [click for picture];

- from the Münzkabinett of the Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien Collection (object no. RÖ 25722); weight 6.33 g; diameter 25.8 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski