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RIC VII, HERACLEA 41/39, LICINIUS II, HYBRID [IRREGULAR COIN]

  

OBVERSE

DINVALLICINLICINIVSNOBC [D I N (sic!) VAL LICIN LICINIVS NOB C]; bust l., laur., dr., globe, sceptre in l. hand, mappa in r. hand.

REVERSE

PROVIDEN-TIAEAVGG [PROVIDENTIAE AVGG]; camp gate with three turrets, no doors, five to seven stone layers. SMHΑ (Δ?) in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

HYBRID. Obverse HERACLEA 41 with reverse HERACLEA 39 (minted for Licinius I). But note clumsy lettering and error in obv. legend. Probably an ancient imitation.

NOTES

Weight 2.63 g; diameter 19 mm. Coin sold on eBay in August 2015 for $3.45.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski