Contributor: Teresa Darling.
|Issuer:||LICINIUS II, Caesar AD 317-324, under Licinius I. AE3.|
|Obverse:||D. N. VAL. LICIN. LICINIVS NOB. C., His crested, helmeted and cuirassed bust to the left, holding spear and shield.|
|Reverse:||IOVI CONSERVATORI, Jupiter, half naked, standing to the left, holding sceptre and victory on globe. Captive and eagle at his feet. X/IIr in right field. SMKD in exergue.|
|Reference:||RIC VII 18 Cyzicus mint. Grade: EF|
|Comments:||For more information, read the "Licinius" entry from De Imperatoribus Romanis.|
For recent scholarship on Licinius see TOCS-IN; for book reviews, see Bryn Mawr Classical Reviews.