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RIC VI, SISCIA 227a, LICINIUS, MINTMARK VARIETY

  

OBVERSE

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

REVERSE

IOVIC-ONSERVATORI [IOVI CONSERVATORI]; Jupiter stg. facing, head l., chlamys hanging from l. shoulder, r. holding thunderbold, l. leaning on sceptre. Wreath with pellet in left field, A in right field. SIS in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

MINTMARK VARIETY. Coin similar to SISCIA 227a except for pellet in wreath. Note also unusual rev. legend break. Separate issue or engraver's invention? See CORRIGENDA, VOL. VI, p. 484, 518, 540-541.

NOTES

Weight 5.00 g; diameter 24.88 mm. Coin offered on Ancient Imports site in March 2008 for $117.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski