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brm_604921 - CLAUDIUS II GOTHICUS Antoninien

CLAUDIUS II GOTHICUS Antoninien VF
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Type : Antoninien
Date: début 269 - mi 269
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : billon
Millesimal fineness : 30 ‰
Diameter : 18,5 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 2,46 g.
Officine: 9e
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire à l’usure très importante, lisible et identifiable
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : [IMP CLAV]DIVS AVG.
Obverse description : Tête radiée de Claude II à droite (O).
Obverse translation : “Imperator Claudius Augustus”, (L’empereur Claude auguste).

Reverse


Reverse legend : [IOVI VICT]ORI.
Reverse description : Jupiter nu, debout de face, regardant à droite, tenant un foudre de la main droite et tenant un sceptre de la gauche.
Reverse translation : “Iovi Victori”, (À Jupiter victorieux).

Commentary


Poids léger. Rubans de type 1.

Historical background


CLAUDE II THE GOTHIC

(09/268-06-08/270) Marcus Aurelius Claudius

Claudius II was appointed master of the cavalry after the defection of Aureolus and was part of the conspiracy that eliminated Gallien. Having promised to save life Aureolus after the death of Gallienus, he nevertheless left massacred by his troops after the surrender of Milan. Claudius II gained a brilliant victory over the Goths Naissus in upper Moesia. Unfortunately, defeated propagated the plague among the winners and Claude fell victim. He was deified after his death and a major counterfeiting restitution was struck by Aurelian in 270 first, then by Constantine I, who claimed descent from Claudius II, in the early fourth century.

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