6-007

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

   

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. ST 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 P
TICINUM [after 130], LICINIUS, UNLISTED BUST TYPE, OFFICINA T

NOTES

Weight 4.49 g; diameter 23 mm. Coin sold on Numismatik Lanz auction 123 (lot 899) in May 2005 for EUR 100.

Other specimens:

- specimen sold on eBay in April 2011 for $5.10; weight 2.5 g; diameter 22 mm [click for picture];

- specimen sold on eBay in August 2011 for $72; weight 4.83 g [click for picture];

- specimen from Mariusz Graczyk's collection; weight 4.42 g; diameter 20-21 mm [click for picture];

- specimen sold on eBay in September 2013 for GBP 8.36; weight 4.43 g; diameter 22 mm [click for picture] [Thanks to the collaboration of Mariusz Graczyk];

- specimen from eBay, May 2014; weight 4.65 g; diameter 22 mm [click for picture] [Thanks to the collaboration of Mariusz Graczyk];

- specimen sold on eBay in June 2014 for $3.60; now in Mariusz Graczyk's collection; weight 2.37 g; diameter 22 mm [click for picture];

- specimen from eBay, November 2015 for $11.99; weight 5.30 g; diameter 22 mm [click for picture] [Thanks to the collaboration of Mariusz Graczyk];

- specimen sold on eBay in September 2017 for GBP 27; weight 4.60 g; diameter 23 mm [click for picture] [Thanks to the collaboration of Mariusz Graczyk];

- specimen sold on eBay in October 2017 for GBP 23; weight 4.15 g; diameter 23 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski