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E-auction 377-289391 - CARACALLA As

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Estimate : 60 €
Price : 24 €
Maximum bid : 27 €
End of the sale : 06 July 2020 14:35:00
bidders : 7 bidders
Type : As
Date: 196
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : copper
Diameter : 23,5 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 9,66 g.
Rarity : R2
Officine: 4e
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un flan très irrégulier à l’usure très importante, identifiable. Patine vert foncé
Catalogue references :


Obverse legend : [M AVR ANTONI-NVS CAES].
Obverse description : Buste drapé, tête nue à droite de Caracalla à droite, vu de trois quarts en avant (A°21).
Obverse translation : “Marcus Aurelius Antoninus Cæsar”, (Marc Aurèle Antonin césar).


Reverse legend : [SEVERI AVG PII FIL// SC].
Reverse description : Instruments pontificaux : lituus, couteau à sacrifices, patère, vase (capis), simpulum et aspersoir.
Reverse translation : “Severi Augusti Pii Filius”, (À Sévère fils du pieux auguste).


Poids léger.

Historical background


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

Caesar (27/05/196-04/198)

Caracalla was born April 4 188 in Lyon. This is the eldest son of Septimius Severus and Julia Domna. On 27 May 196, it is created Caesar by his father who has broken with Clodius Albinus. After the defeat of Albin near Lyons, 19 February 197, he received the title of prince of youth and pontiff. Caracalla was appointed in April august 198 before the great Parthian victory.

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