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E-auction 446-358345 - brm_664019 - CARACALLA Denier, imitation

CARACALLA Denier, imitation VF
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Estimate : 60 €
Price : 30 €
Maximum bid : 30 €
End of the sale : 01 November 2021 14:23:30
bidders : 8 bidders
Type : Denier, imitation
Date: 212
Mint name / Town : Irregular mint
Metal : silver
Millesimal fineness : 550 ‰
Diameter : 18,5 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 3,43 g.
Rarity : R1
Officine: 3e
Coments on the condition:
Belle imitation avec un joli revers. Patine de collection
Catalogue references :
C.-  - RIC.-  - BMC/RE.-  - H.2/-  - RSC.-  - RCV.-


Obverse legend : ANTONINVS - PIVS AVG.
Obverse description : Tête laurée à droite de Caracalla (O*).
Obverse translation : “Antoninus Pius Augustus”, (Antonin Pieux auguste).


Reverse legend : P M TR P - XII COS III.
Reverse description : Salus (la Santé) assise à gauche, tenant une patère de la main droite et tenant une corne d'abondance dans le bras gauche.
Reverse translation : “Pontifex Maximus Tribunitia Potestate duodecimum Consul tertium”, (Grand pontife revêtu de la douzième puissance tribunitienne consul pour la troisième fois père de la patri).

Historical background


(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.

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