CGB.FR CONTINUES TO HANDLE YOUR DELIVERIES!
+ Filters
New Search
Filters
Available Exact wording Only in the title
E-shopLoading...
GradeLoading...
PriceLoading...

brm_628769 - ROMA Centenionalis ou nummus

ROMA Centenionalis ou nummus MS
Not available.
Item sold on our e-shop (2021)
Price : 200.00 €
Type : Centenionalis ou nummus
Date: 331-332
Mint name / Town : Arles
Metal : copper
Diameter : 18 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 2,30 g.
Rarity : R2
Officine: 2e
Coments on the condition:
Monnaie idéalement centrée. Revers de toute beauté, finement détaillé. Patine marron
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : VRBS - ROMA.
Obverse description : Buste de Rome casqué et cuirassé à gauche vu de trois quarts en avant (C*1).
Obverse translation : "Urbs Roma", (Ville de Rome).

Reverse


Reverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE/ (PALME)// SCONST.
Reverse description : La Louve à gauche allaitant Rémus et Romulus ; au-dessus, deux étoiles.

Commentary


Casque et visière lisses. Casque orné d’un plumet. Cuirasse décorée. Grand buste. Palme avec trois branches.

Historical background


ROME

(330-348)

Rome was founded 21 April 753 BC by Varro (Ab Urbe Condita). The city, whose population has fluctuated between 400,000 and one million people to the High Empire, loses its importance from the second half of the third century. The choice of a new capital Constantine, from 326, dealt it a fatal blow from which the Urbs will not recover until the Renaissance. The city will still survive for nearly one hundred and fifty years, despite two bags: those of 410 and 455. Rome is no longer in Rome.

cgb.fr uses cookies to guarantee a better user experience and to carry out statistics of visits.
To remove the banner, you must accept or refuse their use by clicking on the corresponding buttons.

x