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brm_633987 - COMMODUS Sesterce

COMMODUS Sesterce VF
300.00 €(Approx. 339.00$ | 255.00£)
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Type : Sesterce
Date: 191
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : bronze
Diameter : 28,5 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 20,35 g.
Rarity : R3
Coments on the condition:
Petit flan à l’usure marquée mais beau revers pour ce type rare et recherché !
Catalogue references :

Obverse


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

Reverse


Reverse legend : MATRI DEVM CONSERV AVG// CO-S VI P P/ SC.
Reverse description : Cybèle (la Grande Mère), tourelée et drapée assise de face sur un lion bondissant à droite, tenant le tympanon de la main droite et un long sceptre de la main gauche.
Reverse translation : "Matri Deum Conservatrici Augusti Consul sextum Pater Patriæ", (À la mère des dieux conservatrice de l'auguste consul pour la sixième fois père de la patrie).

Commentary


Poids léger.

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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