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E-auction 208-135437 - COMMODUS Assarion

COMMODUS Assarion AU
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Estimate : 145 €
Price : 56 €
Maximum bid : 60 €
End of the sale : 10 April 2017 14:51:00
bidders : 9 bidders
Type : Assarion
Date: c. 180
Mint name / Town : Nicopolis ad Istrum, Mésie Inférieure
Metal : copper
Diameter : 17 mm
Orientation dies : 7 h.
Weight : 2,96 g.
Rarity : INÉDIT
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un flan bien centré avec les grènetis visibles. Belle tête de Commode. Joli revers. Belle patine verte
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse description : Tête laurée de Commode à droite (O*).
Obverse legend : AUT KAI AU - KOMODOS, (Autokrator Kaisaros Aurhlios Komodos).
Obverse translation : (L’empereur césar Aurélius Commode).

Reverse


Reverse description : Déméter (Cérès) voilée debout à gauche, tenant deux épis de la main droite et une torche allumée de la main gauche.
Reverse legend : NIKOPOLI - PROS IS, (Nikopolitwn Pros Istros).
Reverse translation : (Nicopolis sur Istrum).

Commentary


Variante de légende de droit et de revers ainsi que type de revers. Semble complètement inédit et non recensé. Manque aux ouvrages consultés.

Historical background


CHEST

(166-31/12/192) Lucius Aurelius Commodus

August (17/03/180-31/12/192)

Convenient succeeded his father Marcus Aurelius died in Vienna on March 17 180. He hastens to conclude a truce with the Germanic tribes then abandoned public life. The Empire was ruled successively by the prefects of the Praetorium, Perennis 182-185, Cleander 185 to 190, which are both murdered. Paetus, the latter will kill the Emperor to not kill himself. Convenient dies suffocated in the night of 31 December 192.

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