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E-auction 318-235666 - AURELIAN Antoninien

AURELIAN Antoninien XF
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Estimate : 75 €
Price : 27 €
Maximum bid : 34 €
End of the sale : 20 May 2019 14:23:00
bidders : 7 bidders
Type : Antoninien
Date: fin 271 - automne 272
Date: 271-272
Mint name / Town : Siscia
Metal : billon
Millesimal fineness : 50 ‰
Diameter : 22 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 3,47 g.
Rarity : R2
Officine: 2e
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un flan légèrement irrégulier mais bien centré. Usure régulière. Joli revers. Patine foncée

Obverse


Obverse legend : IMP AVRELIANVS AVG.
Obverse description : Buste radié et cuirassé d’Aurélien à droite, drapé sur l’épaule, vu de trois quarts en avant (B01).
Obverse translation : “Imperator Aurelianus Augustus”, (L’empereur Aurélien auguste).

Reverse


Reverse legend : VICT-ORI-A AVG/ -|*/S// -.
Reverse description : Victoria (La Victoire) ailée, drapée, tenant un diadème des deux mains et volant entre deux boucliers.
Reverse translation : “Victoria Augusti”, (La Victoire de L’auguste).

Commentary


Rubans de type 3 aux extrémités bouletées. Cuirasse et épaulière cloutées. Ptéryges fines et tombantes.

Historical background


AURÉLIEN

(07/270-09/275) Lucius Domitius Aurelianus

Aurelian was born about 207 in Sirmium. After a distinguished military career, he was proclaimed august Sirmium after the death of Claudius II and remained sole emperor after the suicide of Quintillus. He took the painful decision to abandon Dacia in 271 and then attacked Zenobia Vaballath by seizing Palmyra in 272. Then he began the reconquest of the empire and conquered Gaul Tetricus at Chalons-sur-Marne. He triumphs in Rome and gives life to save his prisoners brand. He was assassinated when he was preparing a campaign against the Sassanids to reconquer Mesopotamia.

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