Your browser does not support JavaScript!
+ Filters
New Search
Filters
Available Exact wording Only in the title
E-shopLoading...
GradeLoading...
PriceLoading...

E-auction 309-227460 - COMMODUS Denier

COMMODUS Denier AU/AU
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 : 150 €
Price : 85 €
Maximum bid : 150 €
End of the sale : 18 March 2019 14:14:30
bidders : 10 bidders
Type : Denier
Date: 192
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : silver
Millesimal fineness : 700 ‰
Diameter : 17 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 2,71 g.
Rarity : R1
Officine: 4e
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un flan petit ovale et échancré, court sur les légendes. Très beau portrait de Commode de style fin. Usure plus marquée au revers. Jolie patine grise avec des reflets dorés

Obverse


Obverse legend : L AEL AVREL CO-MM AVG P FEL.
Obverse description : Tête laurée de Commode à droite (O*).
Obverse translation : “Lucius Ælius Aurelius Commodus Augustus Pius Felix”, (Lucius Ælius Commode auguste, pieux heureux).

Reverse


Reverse legend : HERCVLI R-OMANO AVG.
Reverse description : Hercule, nu debout à gauche, la léonté entourée autour de la massue, couronnant un trophée placé à gauche.
Reverse translation : “Herculi Romano Augusti”, (À l'Hercule romain auguste).

Commentary


Poids léger. Semble plus rare que ne le laissent paraître les ouvrages généraux.

Historical background


CHEST

(166-31/12/192) Lucius Aurelius Commodus

August (17/03/180-31/12/192)

Convenient succeeded his father Marcus Aurelius died in Vienna on March 17 180. He hastens to conclude a truce with the Germanic tribes then abandoned public life. The Empire was ruled successively by the prefects of the Praetorium, Perennis 182-185, Cleander 185 to 190, which are both murdered. Paetus, the latter will kill the Emperor to not kill himself. Convenient dies suffocated in the night of 31 December 192.

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

x
Voulez-vous visiter notre site en Français www.cgb.fr