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bpv_402519 - COMMODUS Didrachme

225.00 €(Approx. 245.25$ | 186.75£)
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Type : Didrachme
Date: 183-185
Mint name / Town : Césarée, Cappadoce
Metal : silver
Millesimal fineness : 500 ‰
Diameter : 19 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Weight : 4,29 g.
Rarity : R2
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un flan ovale bien centré. Belle tête de Commode. Frappe un peu molle au revers. Patine grise superficielle
Catalogue references :


Obverse description : Tête laurée de Commode à droite (O*).
Obverse legend : A-UT M AUR KO-MO ANTwNI-NOS, (Autokrator Markos Aurhlios Komodos Antwninos Sebastos).
Obverse translation : (L’empereur Marc Aurèle Commode Antonin auguste).


Reverse description : Le mont Argée avec des arbres surmonté d’une étoile .
Reverse legend : UPATOS D. - PAT PA/TRI (Upatos D Patri Patridos).
Reverse translation : (Consul pour la quatrième fois père de la patrie.


Rubans de type 3. Type rare. Variante de légende de droit.

Historical background


(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.

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