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 2.96 g; diameter 18-19 mm. Coin sold on eBay in February 2018 for $266.

Other specimens:

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


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski