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E-auction 450-362322 - AURELIAN Antoninien

AURELIAN Antoninien XF/AU
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2021/11/29 14:23:00
brm_663090
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Type : Antoninien
Date: printemps
Date: 274
Mint name / Town : Thrace, Serdica
Metal : billon
Millesimal fineness : 50 ‰
Diameter : 23 mm
Orientation dies : 7 h.
Weight : 4,37 g.
Rarity : R1
Officine: 2e
Coments on the condition:
Monnaie légèrement décentrée au revers, avec un joli Sol. Patine hétérogène

Obverse


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

Reverse


Reverse legend : ORI-ENS AVG/ -|-// S.
Reverse description : Sol (Le Soleil) radié, nu, le manteau sur l’épaule gauche, debout à gauche, levant la main droite et tenant un globe de la gauche ; à ses pieds, de chaque côté, un captif assis, les mains liées dans le dos.
Reverse translation : “Oriens Augusti”, (L’Orient de L’auguste).

Commentary


Poids lourd.

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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