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RIC VII, TRIER 211, LICINIUS I, UNLISTED OFFICINA S

  

OBVERSE

IMPLICI-NIVSAVG [IMP LICINIVS AVG]; bust l., laur., dr., cuir., mappa in raised r. hand (or, according to RIC VI, thunderbolt), sceptre across l. shoulder.

REVERSE

IOVICONSER-VATORIAVG [IOVI CONSERVATORI AVG]; eagle stg. on wave line, l. wing pointing downward, carrying Emperor, stg. l., thunderbolt in r. hand, sceptre across l. shoulder. STR in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

UNLISTED OFFICINA - S. RIC lists for this type only officina P (p. 182). See also CORRIGENDA, VOL. VII, p. 182. Note that it is not clear whether all specimens listed below could be regarded as billon argentei.

See also:
TRIER 211, LICINIUS I, OBVERSE VARIETY

NOTES

Billon argenteus. Weight 3.06 g; diameter 18 mm. Coin sold on Classical Numismatic Group auction in April 2010 for $155.

Other specimens (due to the commonness of this type only 25 specimens are shown here):

- specimen from Jean Elsen auction, September 2005; weight 3.44 g; rev. legend break E-R [click for picture];

- specimen sold on Classical Numismatic Group site in April 2012 for $365; weight 3.99 g; diameter 18 mm [click for picture];

- specimen sold on eBay in April 2012 for $189.98; weight 3.6 g; diameter 17 mm [click for picture];

- specimen sold on Gorny & Mosch auction 215 (lot 506) in October 2013 for EUR 100; weight 3.23 g [click for picture];

- specimen sold on Numismatik Lanz auction in May 2000 for $74; weight 2.25 g; diameter 18 mm [click for picture];

- specimen sold on Numismatik Lanz auction in November 2000 for $569; weight 2.85 g [click for picture];

- specimen sold on eBay in April 2017 for EUR 74; weight 2.51 g; diameter 18 mm [click for picture];

- specimen from Numismatik Lanz auction, November 2007; weight 2.86 g; diameter 19 mm; rev. legend breaks V-A and A-V [click for picture];

- specimen sold on Classical Numismatic Group eAuction 367 (lot 571) in January 2016 for $160; weight 2.60 g; diameter 18 mm [click for picture];

- specimen from VCoins (Victors Imperial Coins); weight 3.10 g; diameter 17-18 mm [click for picture];

- specimen sold on London Coin Galleries auction 4, session 1 (lot 162) in June 2017 for GBP 600; weight 2.41 g; diameter 17 mm [click for picture];

- specimen sold on Classical Numismatic Group auction in July 2009 for $49; weight 2.35 g; diameter 18 mm; rev. legend unbroken [click for picture];

- specimen sold on VAuctions auction 232 (lot 57) in August 2009 for $106; weight 2.82 g; diameter 17 mm [click for picture];

- specimen from Baldwin's auction, September 2009; weight 3.61 g [click for picture];

- specimen sold on Gorny & Mosch auction in October 2009 for EUR 160; weight 3.34 g; possibly unofficial product [click for picture];

- specimen sold on Classical Numismatic Group auction for $295; weight 2.61 g; diameter 17 mm; rev. legend breaks R-V and A-V [click for picture];

- specimen sold on Classical Numismatic Group auction in July 2010 for $60; weight 2.80 g; diameter 18 mm [click for picture];

- specimen sold on Compagnie Générale de Bourse auction for $212; weight 2.89 g; diameter 17 mm [click for picture];

- specimen from FORVM ANCIENT COINS; weight 3.185 g; diameter 17.8 mm [click for picture];

- specimen from the Robert Bernobich Collection; weight 2.5 g; diameter 17 mm [click for picture];

- specimen sold on Mike R. Vosper Coins for GBP 200; weight 3.0 g; diameter 17 mm [click for picture].

- specimen sold on Naville Numismatics on Live Auction 19 (lot 592) for GBP 80; weight 3.54 g; diameter 19.5 mm [click for picture];

- specimen sold on Jesús Vico auction 147, room auction (lot 448) in March 2017 for EUR 115; ex Dattari [click for picture];

- specimen sold on Solidus Numismatik Premium-Auktion 13 (lot 355) in March 2017 for EUR 200; weight 3.49 g; diameter 17 mm [click for picture];

- specimen sold on eBay in December 2012 for GBP 353.35; weight 2.9 g; diameter 19 mm; rev. legend unbroken [click for picture].


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski