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E-auction 352-265305 - LICINIUS I Centenionalis ou nummus

LICINIUS I Centenionalis ou nummus XF
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Estimate : 55 €
Price : 12 €
Maximum bid : 12 €
End of the sale : 13 January 2020 14:34:30
bidders : 2 bidders
Type : Centenionalis ou nummus
Date: 321
Mint name / Town : Aquilée
Metal : copper
Diameter : 19 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 2,65 g.
Rarity : R1
Officine: 2e
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un flan centré à l’usure régulière servi par une belle patine verte
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : IMP LICI-NIVS AVG.
Obverse description : Tête laurée de Licinius Ier à droite (O*).
Obverse translation : “Imperator Licinius Augustus”, (L’empereur Licinius auguste).

Reverse


Reverse legend : DOMINI. N. LICINI AVG/ VOT/./ XX//. AQS..
Reverse description : Légende en deux lignes au centre dans une couronne composite.
Reverse translation : “Domini Nostri Licini Augusti/ Vota / Vicennalia”, (À notre seigneur Licinius/ Vœux pour le vingtième anniversaire de règne).

Commentary


Poids très léger. Rubans de type 2 aux extrémités bouletées. Ce type semble plus rare que ne le laissent supposer les ouvrages généraux.

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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