+ Filters
New Search
Filters
Available Exact wording Only in the title
E-shopLoading...
GradeLoading...
PriceLoading...

E-auction 343-257463 - CARACALLA Antoninien

CARACALLA Antoninien VF
You must sign-in and be an approved bidder to bid, Login to bid. Accounts are subject to approval and the approval process takes place within 48 hours. Do not wait until the day a sale closes to register.Clicking on « bid » constitutes acceptance of the terms of use of cgb.fr private e-auctions. Bids must be placed in whole Euro amounts only. The sale will start closing at the time stated on the item description; any bids received at the site after the closing time will not be executed. Transmission times may vary and bids could be rejected if you wait until the last second. For further information ckeck the E-auctions F.A.Q.

NO BUYER'S FEE.
Estimate : 40 €
Price : 16 €
Maximum bid : 16 €
End of the sale : 11 November 2019 14:25:00
bidders : 7 bidders
Type : Antoninien
Date: 215
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : silver
Millesimal fineness : 500 ‰
Diameter : 22,5 mm
Orientation dies : 1 h.
Weight : 4,53 g.
Officine: 1re
Coments on the condition:
Usure importante mais exemplaire identifiable. Patine de collection ancienne
Catalogue references :
Predigree :
Exemplaire provenant d’une vieille collection française dispersée à Pont-Audemer le 3 juin 2019, avec son étiquette d’époque

Obverse


Obverse legend : ANTONINVS PIVS AVG GERM.
Obverse description : Buste radié, drapé et cuirassé de Caracalla à droite, vu de trois quarts en avant (A).
Obverse translation : “Antoninus Pius Augustus Germanicus”, (Antonin pieux auguste germanique).

Reverse


Reverse legend : P M TR P XVIII COS IIII P P.
Reverse description : Jupiter (Victor) nicéphore assis à gauche, nu jusqu’à la ceinture, tenant dans la main droite une victoriola et de la gauche un sceptre long ; à ses pieds à gauche, un aigle debout à gauche, tournant la tête à droite.
Reverse translation : “Pontifex Maximus Tribunicia Potestate octavus decimus Consul quartus Pater Patriæ”, (Grand pontife revêtu de la dix-huitième puissance tribunitienne consul pour la quatrième fois père de la patrie).

Commentary


Poids léger.

Historical background


CARACALLA

(27/05/196-8/04/217) Marcus Aurelius Antoninus

August (4/02/211-8/04/217)

After the murder of Geta, Caracalla was the decree "Memoriae damnatio" his brother. The "Constitution Antoniniana" was promulgated in 212. All inhabitants of the Empire became Roman citizens. The following year, he began a campaign in Germany and won many victories over the Germans, and the Goths Iapyges. He received the title of "Germanicus". The end of the reign was marked by 215 monetary reform and the creation of the Antoninianus. Caracalla began a final campaign against the Parthians. He was assassinated after celebrating his vicennalia.

By using our site, you agree to our use of cookies to enhance your experience.

x