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brm_615328 - CARACALLA Sesterce

CARACALLA Sesterce AU
650.00 €(Approx. 708.50$ | 539.50£)
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Type : Sesterce
Date: 211
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : copper
Diameter : 33 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Weight : 25,15 g.
Rarity : R2
Officine: 1re
Coments on the condition:
Monnaie idéalement centrée sur un flan éclaté à 1h. Très beau buste de Caracalla. Des faiblesses sur la légende de revers. Patine marron
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : M AVREL ANTONINVS - PIVS AVG BRIT.
Obverse description : Tête de Caracalla laurée à droite, avec pan de paludamentum sur l’épaule gauche (O*2).
Obverse translation : "Marcus Aurelius Antoninus Pius Augustus Britannicus", (Marc Aurèle Antonin pieux auguste britannique).

Reverse


Reverse legend : FORT RED P M TR P XIIII COS III P P // SC.
Reverse description : La Fortune assise à gauche, tenant un gouvernail de la main droite et une corne d'abondance de la gauche ; sous son siège, une roue.
Reverse translation : “Fortuna Redux Pontifex Maximus Tribunicia Potestate quartum decimum Consul tertium Pater Patriæ”, (Grand pontife revêtu de la quatorzième puissance tribunitienne consul pour la troisième fois père de la patrie).

Commentary


Rubans de type 1.

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.

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