7-955

RIC VII, LYONS [after 71], LICINIUS I, UNLISTED BUST TYPE

  

OBVERSE

IMPLICI-NIVSAVG [IMP LICINIVS AVG]; bust l., laur., dr. (wearing trabea?), mappa in r. hand, sceptre across l. shoulder.

REVERSE

VICTORIAELAETPRINCPERP [VICTORIAE LAET PRINC PERP]; two Victories facing one another, holding shield inscribed VOT/PR over altar of varying design. Two captives in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED BUST TYPE. Not attested for this issue. Probably consular. Coin should be listed after LYONS 71.

NOTES

Weight 3.28 g. Coin sold on ibercoin Online Numismatic Auction 27 (lot 328) in April 2019 for EUR 340.

Other specimens:

- sold on Pegasi auction XXII (lot 596) in April 2010 for $320; weight 3.26 g; diameter 18 mm [click for picture];

- sold on on eBay in February 2018 for $266; weight 2.96 g; diameter 18-19 mm [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski