Co 642 (Late Roman follis of Licinius from Thessalonica) [permalink] [show fewer links]
Type
Inventoried Coin
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Coins
Typological identification
Coin
Comparanda
RIC VI, Thessalonica 59, p. 519
Published as
KenchreaiIII, p. 35, no. 352 (R. Hohlfelder)
Axis (1-12
1
Has denomination
follis
Numismatic Diameter (mm.)
24.0
Numismatic Mint
Thessalonica
Numismatic Weight (grs.)
3.62
Obverse Description
Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust of emperor to right
Obverse Inscription
IMP LIC LICINIVS P F AVG
Reverse Description
Jupiter standing to left holding victoriola in right hand and scepter in left hand; at feet to left, eagle holding wreath
Reverse Inscription
IOVI CONSERVATORI AVGG NN; in exergue, •TS•Γ
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Bronze (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Eagle (Visual Motif)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Nike/Victoria (Visual Motif)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Zeus/Jupiter (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Photograph