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RIC VI, TICINUM [after 130], LICINIUS, UNLISTED BUST TYPE [A], OFFICINA P

   

OBVERSE

IMPLICINIVSPFAVG [IMP LICINIVS P F AVG]; head r., laur. [A].

REVERSE

SOLIINVI-C-TOCOMITI [SOLI INVICTO COMITI]; Sol stg. r., head l., chlamys over l. shoulder and hanging behind, r. raised, l. holding up globe. PT in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE - A. RIC lists for Licinius only type C - laur. and cuir. (p. 298) [see TICINUM 131c]. General note about this issue from p. 278: "The rest of aes is devoted to four varieties of Soli Invicto Comiti, with coins ranging from rare to common. Constantine claims seven varieties in all, Maximinus four, and Licinius two". Coin should be listed after TICINUM 130.

See also:
TICINUM [after 130], LICINIUS, UNLISTED BUST TYPE, OFFICINA S
TICINUM [after 130], LICINIUS, UNLISTED BUST TYPE, OFFICINA T

NOTES

Weight 4.61 g. Coin sold on Gorny & Mosch auction in October 2008 for $136.

Other specimens:

- specimen sold on eBay in February 2011 for $15.98; weight 3.1 g; diameter 19-22 mm [click for picture];

- specimen from the Zenon M. Collection; weight 3.51 g; diameter 22-23 mm [click for picture];

- specimen sold on eBay in February 2013 for $8.50; now in Mariusz Graczyk's collection; weight 2.83 g; diameter 19-21 mm [click for picture];

- specimen from Münzen & Medaillen auction 45 (lot 1014), June 2017; weight 4.30 g [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski