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brm_571089 - COMMODUS Sesterce

COMMODUS Sesterce VF
100.00 €(Approx. 116.00$ | 85.00£)
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Type : Sesterce
Date: 188
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : bronze
Diameter : 31 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Weight : 29,33 g.
Rarity : R1
Officine: 2e
Coments on the condition:
Monnaie centrée à l’usure importante qui reste toutefois bien identifiable. Patine marron
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : M COMMODVS ANT- P FELIX AVG BRIT.
Obverse description : Tête laurée de Commode à droite (O*).
Obverse translation : “Marcus Commodus Antoninus Pius Felix Augustus Britannicus”, (Marc Commode Antonin pieux heureux auguste vainqueur des Bretons).

Reverse


Reverse legend : P - M - TR P XIII IMP VIII - COS V P P/ S|C.
Reverse description : Salus (la Santé) drapée, assise à gauche, nourrissant un serpent sortant d’un autel.
Reverse translation : “Tribunicia Potestate tertium decimum Imperator octavum Consul quintum Pater Patriæ// Fortunæ Reduci”, (Revêtu de la treizième puissance tribunitienne et de la huitième acclamation impériale consul pour la cinquième fois// Le retour de la Fortune).

Commentary


Rubans de type 3.

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.

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