7-477

RIC VII, SISCIA [after 57], LICINIUS II, UNLISTED FOR RULER

  

OBVERSE

LICINIVSIVNNOBCAES [LICINIVS IVN NOB CAES]; bust r., laur., dr., cuir.

REVERSE

VICTORIAELAETAEPRINCPERP [VICTORIAE LAETAE PRINC PERP]; two Victories stg. facing one another, together holding shield inscribed VOT/PR on altar of varying design. ΓSIS in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED FOR RULER. RIC lists this issue only for Constantine I and his two sons: Crispus and Constantine II. Note that it could be a worn out dot in m.m. [SISCIA 70] or die error. Not listed in Bikić-Do Hoard. Coin should be listed after SISCIA 57.

See also:
SISCIA [after 57], LICINIUS II, UNLISTED FOR RULER [LONGER OBV. LEGEND]

NOTES

Weight 2.92 g; diameter 21 mm. Coin sold on Münzen & Medaillen Deutschland GmbH auction in October 2003 for $82.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski