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E-auction 544-468645 - brm_795477 - LICINIUS I Follis ou nummus

LICINIUS I Follis ou nummus AU/AU
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Estimate : 75 €
Price : 65 €
Maximum bid : 65 €
End of the sale : 18 September 2023 14:19:40
bidders : 10 bidders
Type : Follis ou nummus
Date: 316-317
Mint name / Town : Alexandria
Metal : copper
Diameter : 20 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 3,48 g.
Rarity : R1
Officine: 1re
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un flan centré à l’usure à peine plus marquée au revers qu’au droit. Patine marron
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : IMP C VAL LICIN LICINIVS P F AVG.
Obverse description : Tête laurée de Licinius Ier à droite (O*).
Obverse translation : “Imperator Cæsar Valerius Licinianus Licinius Pius Felix Augustus”, (L’empereur césar Valère Licinianus Licinius pieux heureux auguste).

Reverse


Reverse legend : IOVI CONSER-VATORI AVGG/ K|(COURONNE)X/A// ALE.
Reverse description : Jupiter debout à gauche, lauré, la chlamyde sur l’épaule gauche, tenant un globe nicéphore de la main droite et un sceptre long de la main gauche ; à ses pieds, un aigle debout à gauche, tournant la tête à droite, tenant dans son bec une couronne ; en haut dans le champ à droite, une couronne.
Reverse translation : “Iovi Conservatori Augustorum”, (À Jupiter protecteur des augustes).

Commentary


Rubans de type 3 aux extrémités bouletées.

Historical background


LICINIUS I

(11/11/308-09/324)

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

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