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E-auction 446-358343 - brm_663752 - ELAGABALUS Antoninien

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Estimate : 100 €
Price : 41 €
Maximum bid : 41 €
End of the sale : 01 November 2021 14:22:30
bidders : 8 bidders
Type : Antoninien
Date: mai - juillet
Date: 219
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : silver
Diameter : 21 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Weight : 4,87 g.
Rarity : R1
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire idéalement centré des deux côtés à l’usure régulière. Patine de collection
Catalogue references :


Obverse legend : IMP ANTONINVS AVG.
Obverse description : Buste radié, drapé et cuirassé d’Élagabal à droite, vu de trois quarts en arrière (A2).
Obverse translation : “Imperator Antoninus Augustus”, (L’empereur Antonin auguste).


Reverse legend : P M TR P II - COS II PP.
Reverse description : Fortuna (la Fortune) assise à gauche, tenant de la main droite un gouvernail posé sur un globe et de la main gauche, une corne d'abondance ; sous le siège, une petite roue.
Reverse translation : “Pontifex Maximus Tribunicia Potestate iterum Consul iterum Pater Patriæ”, (Grand pontife revêtu de la deuxième puissance tribunitienne consul pour la deuxième fois père de la patrie).

Historical background


(16/05/218-12/03/222) Marcus Aurelius Antoninus

Elagabalus was proclaimed emperor on May 16 218, only august until late June or early July, leaving Syria to reach Rome. Elagabalus stops at Nicomedia, he spent the winter and it gets sick. It is in this city that takes its second consulate. Elagabalus not arrive in Rome in July or September 219, bringing the black stone of worship to install in its capital. He never returned to Syria assassinated soon after an unparalleled reign turpitude and disorders.

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