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Live auction - brm_748845 - ELAGABALUS Denier

ELAGABALUS Denier XF/AU
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Estimate : 90 €
Price : 45 €
Maximum bid : 45 €
End of the sale : 09 April 2024 15:26:39
bidders : 1 bidder
Type : Denier
Date: début
Date: 221
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : silver
Millesimal fineness : 500 ‰
Diameter : 18 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 3,02 g.
Rarity : R2
Coments on the condition:
Monnaie centrée présentant un très joli revers. Usure plus importante sur le portrait. Patine grise
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : IMP ANTONINVS PIVS AVG .
Obverse description : Tête laurée d’Élagabal à droite (O*).
Obverse translation : “Imperator Antoninus Pius Augustus”, (L’empereur Antonin pieux auguste).

Reverse


Reverse legend : P M TR P IIII COS - III P P/ *|-// -.
Reverse description : Victoria (la Victoire) debout de face tournée à gauche, volant, les ailes déployées, tenant des deux mains une couronne ouverte, accostée de deux boucliers à ses pieds.
Reverse translation : “Pontifex Maximus Tribunicia Potestate quartum Consul tertium Pater Patriæ”, (Grand pontife revêtu de la quatrième puissance tribunitienne consul pour la troisième fois père de la patrie).

Historical background


ELAGABALUS

(16/05/218-12/03/222)

Proclaimed emperor on May 16, 218, Elagabalus, sole august until the end of June or the beginning of July, left Syria to join Rome. Elagabalus stops at Nicomedia. He spent the whole winter there and fell ill. It was therefore in this city that he took up his second consulship. Elagabal will not arrive in Rome until July or September 219, bringing the black stone of his cult to install him in his capital. He will never return to Syria, quickly assassinated after an unequaled reign of turpitude and disorder.

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