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E-auction 500-410409 - brm_589575 - ANTONINUS PIUS Dupondius

ANTONINUS PIUS Dupondius VF
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Estimate : 100 €
Price : 36 €
Maximum bid : 41 €
End of the sale : 14 November 2022 14:22:30
bidders : 7 bidders
Type : Dupondius
Date: 159-160
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : copper
Diameter : 26,5 mm
Orientation dies : 10 h.
Weight : 12,55 g.
Rarity : R1
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un flan très large parfaitement centré avec les grènetis complets à l’usure importante, lisible et identifiable. Patine marron superficielle
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : ANTONINVS AVG - PIVS P P TR P XXIII.
Obverse description : Tête radiée d'Antonin le Pieux à droite (O*).
Obverse translation : "Antoninus Augustus Pius Pater Patriæ Tribunicia Potestate vicesimum tertium", (Antonin auguste pieux père de la patrie revêtu de la vingt-troisième puissance tribunitienne).

Reverse


Reverse legend : PIETATI - AVG COS IIII/ S|C .
Reverse description : Pietas (la Piété) debout à gauche, tenant deux enfants ; à ses pieds, de chaque côté, un enfant.
Reverse translation : “Pietati Augusti Consul quartum”, (À la Piété de l'Auguste consul pour la quatrième fois).

Commentary


Un seul ruban visible.

Historical background


ANTONINUS PIUS

(02/25/138-03/7/161)

Augustus

Antonin was born on September 19, 86 in Lanuvium. His family is from Gaul (Nîmes). He was a wealthy senator who married Faustina the Elder between 110 and 115 and thus entered Hadrian's family by marriage. After the death of Aelius on January 1, 138, Hadrian chose Antonin to succeed him on February 25, 138, adding two adopted sons, Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus. Hadrian dies on July 10 and Antonin succeeds him. He must first fight to deify Hadrian, enemy of the Senate. In 139, Marc Aurèle becomes Caesar and Faustina Augusta. His reign is calm and happy and symbolizes the "Pax Romana" of the second century. In 148, he commemorated with pomp the 900th anniversary of Rome.

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