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Live auction - brm_662341 - FLAMINIA Denier

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Estimate : 250 €
Price : 370 €
Maximum bid : 370 €
End of the sale : 27 April 2021 14:43:52
bidders : 5 bidders
Type : Denier
Date: 109-108 AC.
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : silver
Millesimal fineness : 950 ‰
Diameter : 18,5 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 3,35 g.
Coments on the condition:
Bel exemplaire sur un flan légèrement décentré au revers. Très beau portrait de Rome ainsi qu’un revers finement détaillé. Patine grise


Obverse legend : ROMA.
Obverse description : Tête caquée de Rome à droite ; sous le menton, marque de valeur, X.
Obverse translation : “Rome”, (Rome).


Reverse description : Victoria (la Victoire) dans un bige galopant, brandissant une couronne de la main droite et tenant les rênes de la main gauche.
Reverse translation : “Lucius Flaminius Cilo”, (Lucius Flaminius Chilo).


Pour ce type, M. Crawford a relevé une estimation de 527 coins de droit et de 659 coins de revers pour deux variétés. C’est l’un des deniers républicains les plus courants du monnayage avec une production dépassant certainement le million de deniers frappés.

Historical background


(109-108 BC)

In 109 BC, Quintus Cæcilius Metellus, one of the two consuls won successes against Jugurtha and received the nickname Numidicus. Marcus Junius Silanus is the second consul. The following year Servius Sulpicius Galba and Hortensius were consuls. Marcus Aurelius Scaurus, the consul of 115 BC is suffect consul.

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