7-2338

RIC VII, NICOMEDIA [before 31], LICINIUS I, UNLISTED MINTMARK

  

OBVERSE

IMPLICI-NIVSAVG [IMP LICINIVS AVG]; bust l., laur., dr., globe, sceptre in l. hand, mappa in r. hand.

REVERSE

IOVICONS-E-RVATORIAVGG [IOVI CONSERVATORI AVGG]; Jupiter stg. l., chlamys across l. shoulder, leaning on sceptre, holding Victory on globe. Branch in left field, dot over A in right field. SMN in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED MINTMARK. Specimen similar to NICOMEDIA 24 except for dot over officina letter in r. field (cf. NICOMEDIA 31-36). But note somehow crude lettering and portrait. Coin may be regarded as an ancient imitation. Otherwise, should be listed before NICOMEDIA 31.

See also:
NICOMEDIA [after 25], CRISPUS, UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND
NICOMEDIA [after 25], CRISPUS, UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND
NICOMEDIA [before 26], LICINIUS II, UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND
NICOMEDIA 26, LICINIUS II, OBVERSE LEGEND VARIETY
NICOMEDIA 27, LICINIUS II, UNLISTED OFFICINA A
NICOMEDIA 27, LICINIUS II, UNLISTED OFFICINA Δ
NICOMEDIA 27, LICINIUS II, UNLISTED OFFICINA Z
NICOMEDIA [after 27], LICINIUS II, UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND [6d] AND BUST TYPE
NICOMEDIA 28, CONSTANTINE II, OBVERSE LEGEND VARIETY
NICOMEDIA [after 28], CONSTANTINE II, UNLISTED OBVERSE LEGEND

NOTES

From NVMMVS BIBLE II (NBD no. 1947).


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski