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E-auction 349-263045 - LICINIUS I Centenionalis ou nummus

LICINIUS I Centenionalis ou nummus AU
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Estimate : 150 €
Price : 31 €
Maximum bid : 45 €
End of the sale : 23 December 2019 14:25:00
bidders : 9 bidders
Type : Centenionalis ou nummus
Date: 318-319
Mint name / Town : Thessalonica
Metal : copper
Diameter : 18,5 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 3,10 g.
Rarity : R2
Officine: 1re
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un petit flan épais. Beau buste de Licinius Ier. Revers de haut relief. Patine verte avec des reflets métalliques
Catalogue references :
Predigree :
Cet exemplaire provient de ROME I, n° 595

Obverse


Obverse legend : IMP LICI-NIVS AVG.
Obverse description : Buste lauré et cuirassé de Licinius Ier à droite drapé sur l’épaule, vu de trois quarts en avant (B*01).
Obverse translation : “Imperator Licinius Augustus”, (L'empereur Licinius auguste).

Reverse


Reverse legend : VOT XX/ MVLT/ .XXX/ TS.A..
Reverse description : Légende en quatre lignes dans une couronne de laurier.
Reverse translation : “Votis vicennalibu/ Multis tricennalibus”, (Vœux pour les vingt ans de règne, et pour les trente ans à venir).

Commentary


Avec son argenture superficielle. Rubans de type 3 aux extrémités bouletées. Cuirasse et épaulière cloutées. Ptéryges larges.

Historical background


I LICINIUS

(11/08/308-09/324) Valerius Licinianus Licinius

Licinius I was proclaimed august directly following the conference Carnuntum 11 November 308. In 313, after the edict of Milan, he married the half-sister of Constantine, Constantia. 316 took place the first war between Constantine and Licinius, which ended with the death of Valens and the signing of a peace between the two august. April 1 317 were created three Caesars: Crispus, Constantine II and Licinius II. A second war broke out between Constantine and Licinius in 321, which ended in the decisive defeat of Chrysopolis 324 and the deposition of Licinius who was exiled in Thessaloniki before being executed the following year.

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