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E-auction 411-323049 - TITUS Sesterce

TITUS Sesterce VF/F
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Estimate : 145 €
Price : 68 €
Maximum bid : 69 €
End of the sale : 01 March 2021 14:33:00
bidders : 12 bidders
Type : Sesterce
Date: 80-81
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : copper
Diameter : 34 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 23,78 g.
Rarity : R1
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un flan très large à l’usure très importante, lisible et identifiable
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : IMP T CAES VESP AVG P M TR P P P COS []VIII.
Obverse description : Tête laurée de Titus à droite (O*).
Obverse translation : “Imperator Titus Cæsar Augustus Pontifex Maximus Tribunicia Potestate Pater Patriae Consul octavum”, (L'empereur Titus césar Vespasien grand pontife, revêtu de la puissance tribunitienne père de la patrie consul pour la huitième fois).

Reverse


Reverse legend : PROVIDENT AVGVST/ -|-// SC.
Reverse description : Vespasien et Titus en toge, debout face à face , tenant ensemble un globe au-dessus d’un gouvernail.
Reverse translation : “Providentia Augusti”, (La Providence de l’auguste).

Commentary


Poids léger.

Historical background


TITUS

(07/01/69 to 09/13/81) Titus Flavius Vespasianus

August (24/06/79-13/09/81)

Titus, born December 30, 39, is the eldest son of Vespasian. He followed his father in Judea where he was legate of the legion XV Apollinaris. After the proclamation of Alexandria Vespasian leave it to him to complete the pacification of Judea during which he falls in love with Berenice (see part Racine). After the capture of Jerusalem in the summer of 70, he celebrated with his father Triumph January 71. Associated with power by his father, he succeeded him June 24, 79, having broken with the beautiful Jewish princess 75. His reign is only a result of disasters, the eruption of Vesuvius in 79 which destroyed Pompeii and Herculaneum, and the burning of Rome in 80. He died in 81, perhaps murdered at the instigation of his brother Domitian (Suetonius). It is described as "the delight of the human race".

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