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brm_675209 - ANTONINUS PIUS Sesterce

ANTONINUS PIUS Sesterce VF
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Item sold on our e-shop (2021)
Price : 100.00 €
Type : Sesterce
Date: 158
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : bronze
Diameter : 33 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Weight : 24,63 g.
Rarity : R1
Coments on the condition:
Monnaie centrée des deux côtés présentant un joli portrait. Fine usure régulière. Patine verte
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : ANTONINVS AVG PIVS P P.
Obverse description : Tête laurée d’Antonin le Pieux à droite (O*).
Obverse translation : "Antoninus Augustus Pius Pater Patriae", (Antonin Auguste Pieux Père de la Patrie).

Reverse


Reverse legend : VOTA SVSCE-PTA DECENN III/ S|C// COS IIII.
Reverse description : Antonin voilé et drapé debout à gauche, sacrifiant au-dessus d'un trépied allumé.
Reverse translation : "Vota Suscepta Decennalia tertium (Tricennalia)// Consul quartum", (Vœux souhaités pour les trente années de règne// Consul quatre fois).

Historical background


Antoninus Pius

(25/02/138-7/03/161) Titus Aurelius Fulvus Boionius Arrius Antoninus

August (10/07/138-7/03/161)

Antonin was born September 19, 86 at Lanuvium. His family is originally from Gaul (Nîmes). It is a rich senator who married Faustina the former between 110 and 115 and thus entered marriage in Hadrian's family. After the death of Aelius 1 January 138, Hadrian chose Antoninus his successor on February 25 138 in two adjoining her adoptive son, Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus. Hadrian died on July 10 and Antonin succeeded him. He must first fight to deify Hadrian, enemy of the Senate. In 139, Caesar Marcus Aurelius and Faustina became augusta. His reign was peaceful and happy and symbolizes the "Pax Romana" of the second century. In 148, it commemorates the 900th anniversary with pomp of Rome.

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