Roman Empire - Æ Follis (22.5mm; 4.31g), Licinius I (308-324 AD) - Legionary eagle, standing left

Description
Roman Empire - Æ Follis (22.5mm; 4.31g), Licinius I (308-324 AD) - Legionary eagle, standing left
Very fine

Roman Empire – Licinius I (308-324 AD) - Æ Follis (Legionary eagle). Ostia mint ca. 312-313 AD.


Obv: IMP LICINIVS P F AVG,
Bust of Licinius, laureate, draped, cuirassed, right.

Rev: S P Q R OPTIMO PRINCIPI / MOSTQ,
Legionary eagle, standing left, between two vexilla; vexilla to left surmounted by right hand; vexilla to right surmounted by wreath; flag on eagle and on left vexillum, MOSTQ in exergue.


Reference: RIC 97b
Weight: 4.31g
Diameter: 22.5mm


good Very Fine and Very Rare (Ostia mint; flag on eagle and sometimes on one vexillum)



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Lot details
Denomination
Æ Follis (22.5mm; 4.31g),
Year/Period and Variation
Licinius I (308-324 AD) - Legionary eagle, standing left
Condition
Very fine
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