7-1355

RIC VII, TICINUM [before 129], LICINIUS II, UNLISTED FOR RULER

  

OBVERSE

LICINIVSIVNNOBC [LICINIVS IVN NOB C]; bust l., laur., cuir., Victory on globe in r. hand, pugio in l. hand.

REVERSE

VIRTVS-EXERCIT [VIRTVS EXERCIT]; standard with VOT/XX inscribed on drapery; captive on ground on either side. Chi-rho in left field [probably with no religious meaning], crescent in right field, ST in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED FOR RULER. RIC lists this issue only for Constantine II (p. 378). For bust type see CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 89-90. Coin should be listed before TICINUM 129.

NOTES

Weight 2.62 g; diameter 18.5 mm. Sold on CGB Monnaies 55 (lot 329) in October 2012 for EUR 320.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski