Follis with bust of Licinius II, struck under Licinius I

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 321–323


Mint: Antioch

Dimensions

Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 3.25 gm.

Accession Number

12.519

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Licinius II, helmeted, cuirassed, left; he carries spear over shoulder in right hand and shield on left arm.
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Reverse: Jupiter standing front, head left, holding on right hand Victory right on globe, in left vertical sceptre surmounted by an eagle with wreath in beak; in field left, eagle left with wreath in beak;
in field right, seated captive right, with inscription above: II[ ]
In ex.: SMANTZ
IOVICONS ERVATORI

Credit Line

Gift of Joseph H. Clark