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RIC VII, ANTIOCH 32, LICINIUS I, MINTMARK VARIETY

  

OBVERSE

LICINIVSAVGOBDVFILIISVI [LICINIVS AVG OB D V FILII SVI]; bust r., facing, head bare, dr., cuir.

REVERSE

IOVICONS-LICINIAVG [IOVI CONS LICINI AVG]; Jupiter std. facing on throne to front, holding Victory on globe in r. hand, leaning on sceptre; at his feet to left, eagle with wreath; throne on platform inscribed SIC X/SIC XX in two lines. Star in right field. •SMAЄ in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

MINTMARK VARIETY. Specimen similar to ANTIOCH 32 (RIC VII, plate 23, no. 32) except for •SMAЄ in exergue instead of •SMANЄ.

See also:
ANTIOCH 32, LICINIUS I, MINTMARK VARIETY

NOTES

Aureus. Weight 5.32 g. Sold on Numismatica Ars Classica auction 51 (lot 425) in March 2009 for CHF 32,000; sold on Numismatica Ars Classica auction 84 Part I (lot 1202) in May 2015 for CHF 45,000.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski