E-auction 381-293926 - AMBIANI (Area of Amiens) Bronze au cheval, BN 8430
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|Estimate :||90 €|
|Price :||21 €|
|Maximum bid :||23 €|
|End of the sale :||03 August 2020 14:25:00|
|bidders :||4 bidders|
Type : Bronze au cheval, BN 8430
Date: c. 60-40 AC.
Mint name / Town : Amiens (80)
Metal : bronze
Diameter : 14 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Weight : 2,68 g.
Rarity : R2
Coments on the condition:
Petit flan à l’usure importante mais exemplaire identifiable. Patine verte
Obverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE.
Obverse description : Tête diadémée à droite, le menton saillant.
Reverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE.
Reverse description : Cheval libre galopant à gauche, la queue triple ; entouré de volute et d'annelets.
Ambiens (Region Amiens)
(Second - first century BC)
Their name, "those on both sides of the river," said the Ambiens, people of Gaul Belgium, occupied both banks of the Somme (Samara). Their territory is the current department of the Somme. They had for neighbors Calètes, the Morini, Atrebates, the Bellovaci. Their main oppidum was Samarobriva (near Amiens). They participated in the coalition Belgian peoples 57 BC and furnished a contingent of ten thousand men. In 52 BC, it is a contingent of five thousand men they gave the army emergency release dedicated to Alesia. Caesar (Bg. II, 4, 15, VII, 75, VIII, 7). Strabo (G. IV, 5). Kruta: 68, 110, 366.
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