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brm_567006 - AURELIAN Aurelianus

AURELIAN Aurelianus AU/MS
150.00 €(Approx. 178.50$ | 129.00£)
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Type : Aurelianus
Date: novembre 274 - septembre 275
Mint name / Town : Serdica
Metal : billon
Millesimal fineness : 50 ‰
Diameter : 23 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 4,38 g.
Rarity : R2
Officine: 3e
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire présentant un revers de toute beauté et ayant conservé l’intégralité de son argenture. Patine grise

Obverse


Obverse legend : IMP C AVRELIANVS P F AVG.
Obverse description : Buste d’Aurélien, tête radiée, à droite, avec cuirasse, vu de trois quarts en avant (B).
Obverse translation : “Imperator Caesar Aurelianus Pius Felix Augustus”, (Empereur César Aurélien Pieux Heureux Auguste).

Reverse


Reverse legend : RESTITVT OR-BIS/ *// KA..
Reverse description : Pax (La Paix) (?) drapée, debout à droite, tendant une couronne de la main droite à Aurélien lauré, en habit militaire, debout à gauche, tendant la main droite et tenant une haste de la main gauche.
Reverse legend : G..
Reverse translation : “Restitutor Orbis”, (Le Restaurateur du Monde).

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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