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bpv_318440 - ANTONINUS PIUS Tétradrachme syro-phénicien

ANTONINUS PIUS Tétradrachme syro-phénicien VF
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Type : Tétradrachme syro-phénicien
Date: 139
Mint name / Town : Mopsus, Cilicie
Metal : silver
Diameter : 24 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 09,29 g.
Rarity : R3
Coments on the condition:
Importante usure, décentré au droit, la majeure partie des légendes lisibles. Patine de collection ancienne
Catalogue references :
Predigree :
Cet exemplaire, le 0731_003 de la base TSP, provient de la vente 129 de Münz Zentrum du 7 septembre 2005, lot 225

Obverse


Obverse description : Buste nu lauré d’Antonin le Pieux à droite, vu de trois-quarts en arrière.
Obverse legend : AUT KAIS T AIL AD ANTwNEINOS SEB EU P P.
Obverse translation : (L’empereur césar Titus Aelius Hadrien Antonin auguste pieux père de la patrie).

Reverse


Reverse description : Artémis debout de face regardant à droite, sur ligne de terre, sa biche à ses pieds à droite, extrayant une flèche de son carquois.
Reverse legend : ADRIANwN MOYEATwN.
Reverse translation : (Des habitants de Mopsos d’Hadrien).

Commentary


Dans la base TSP maintenue par Michel Prieur, huit exemplaires sont maintenant répertoriés dont un seul en musée, à Oxford.

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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