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brm_349359 - TACITUS Aurelianus

TACITUS Aurelianus AU
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Type : Aurelianus
Date: janvier - juin
Date: 276
Mint name / Town : Cyzicus
Metal : billon
Millesimal fineness : 50 ‰
Diameter : 24 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Weight : 3,74 g.
Rarity : R1
Officine: 4e
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un flan large et mince, ovale, bien centré des deux côtés. Beau portrait. Revers de style fin. Patine verte
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Obverse legend : IMP C M CL TACITVS AVG.
Obverse description : Buste radié, drapé et cuirassé de Tacite à droite, vu de trois quarts en avant (A).
Obverse translation : "Imperator Cæsar Marcus Claudius Tacitus Augustus", (L’empereur césar Marc Claude Tacite auguste).


Reverse legend : CLEMENTIA TEMP/ -|-// Q.
Reverse description : Mars en habit militaire, debout à droite, tenant une haste de la main droite et recevant un globe des mains de l’empereur vêtu militairement, debout à gauche, tenant un sceptre de la main gauche.
Reverse translation : “Clementia Temporum”, (La Clémence des Temps).


Rubans de type 3. Ptéryges invisibles sous le paludamentum.

Historical background


(11-12/275-06/276) Marcus Claudius Tacitus

According to the late A. Chastagnol the interregnum lasted nearly two months between late September and early December 275 maximum and the researcher highlighted that Tacitus was not elected by the Senate alone, but with the support of the army, in a flurry of diplomatic activity between Rome and the Pannonian armies to Tacitus accepts purple. The date of his elevation problem and the traditional date of 25 September can be questioned if the interregnum lasted until December. Tacitus, in early 276, left Rome to fight the Goths who invaded Asia Minor. He was finally assassinated in Tyana in Cappadocia. uses cookies to guarantee a better user experience and to carry out statistics of visits.
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