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Live auction - bga_705847 - GAUL - CABELLIO - CAVAILLON Obole CABE / LEPI, à la corne d’abondance

GAUL - CABELLIO - CAVAILLON Obole CABE / LEPI, à la corne d’abondance AU
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Estimate : 600 €
Price : 350 €
Maximum bid : 350 €
End of the sale : 08 March 2022 15:48:22
bidders : 1 bidder
Type : Obole CABE / LEPI, à la corne d’abondance
Date: 44-42 AC.
Mint name / Town : Cavaillon
Metal : silver
Diameter : 10,5 mm
Orientation dies : 11 h.
Weight : 0,43 g.
Rarity : R3
Coments on the condition:
Obole complète des deux côtés et frappée sur un flan irrégulier. Très beau portrait stylisé. Faiblesse de frappe sur le I du revers. Patine très finement irisée
Catalogue references :
Predigree :
Cet exemplaire provient de la collection M. G. ; c’est le n° 830 de MONNAIES 32

Obverse


Obverse legend : CABE..
Obverse description : Tête d'Apollon à droite ; grènetis.

Reverse


Reverse legend : LE/PI.
Reverse description : Légende de part et d’autre d'une corne d'abondance ; le tout dans une couronne de myrte.

Commentary


Cette obole est d'un style très particulier, avec un portrait stylisé. Il pourrait s'agir d'une imitation, ou l'œuvre d'un graveur “barbare”.

Historical background


CABELLIO - Cavaillon

(First century BC)

City Tribe Cavares under the influence of Marseille, Cavaillon emancipation of massaliote guardianship after the fall of Marseille in 49 BC The fact that oboles on behalf of Lepidus, governor of Narbonne propraetor between 44-42 BC, were minted could indicate a new foundation by Lepidus. He joined his forces with those of Gaul Marc-Antoine May 29, 43 BC He formed with Octavian and Marc Anthony the second Triumvirate. The city received perhaps the "juice latinum" Augustus in 23 BC Sources: Strabo (G. IV, 1).

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