6-095

RIC VI, ANTIOCHIA 165, LICINIUS, UNLISTED OFFICINA Γ

  

OBVERSE

IMPCLICLICINIVSPFAVG [IMP C LIC LICINIVS P F AVG]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

GENIO-AVGVSTI [GENIO AVGVSTI]; Genius stg. l., modius on head, naked but for chlamys over l. shoulder (the chlamys falls low), r. holding head of Sol, l. cornucopiae. Star in left field, Γ in right field. ANT in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OFFICINA - Γ. RIC lists for obv. legend 1b officinae Є, Є/Δ, Ι, ΑΙ, ΒΙ and ΔΙ (p. 643). General note about this issue from p. 610-611: "Genio Augusti (with Sol head instead of Victoriola, and without eagle) appears for all three Augusti. [...] Date, 312".

See also:
ANTIOCHIA 165, LICINIUS, UNLISTED OFFICINA Α
ANTIOCHIA 165, LICINIUS, UNLISTED OFFICINA Ζ
ANTIOCHIA 165, LICINIUS, UNLISTED OFFICINA ΓΙ
ANTIOCHIA 165, LICINIUS, UNLISTED OFFICINA ЄΙ

NOTES

Weight 4.84 g; diameter 20-21 mm. Coin sold on eBay in September 2007 for $150.16. From Beast Coins.

Other specimens:

- sold on eBay in May 2000 for $37; weight 4.319 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski