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brm_607053 - GALLIENUS Antoninien

GALLIENUS Antoninien AU/AU
85.00 €(Approx. 102.85$ | 73.10£)
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Type : Antoninien
Date: 266
Mint name / Town : Siscia
Metal : billon
Millesimal fineness : 100 ‰
Diameter : 19 mm
Orientation dies : 5 h.
Weight : 3,19 g.
Rarity : R1
Officine: 2e
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un flan ovale bien centré des deux côtés, un peu court sur la légende de droit. Très beau portrait de Gallien particulier pour l’atelier de Siscia. Joli revers de style fin. Belle patine noire lissée
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Obverse


Obverse legend : GALLIENVS AVG.
Obverse description : Tête radiée de Gallien à droite (O).
Obverse translation : "Gallienus Augustus", (Gallien auguste).

Reverse


Reverse legend : PROVI - AVG/ -|II.
Reverse description : Providentia (la Providence) drapée, debout à gauche, tenant un bâton placé au-dessus d’un globe et tenant une corne d’abondance de la main gauche.
Reverse translation : “Providentia Augusti”, (la Providence de l’auguste).

Commentary


Poids très lourd. Avec l’intégralité de son argenture superficielle. Rubans de type 1 particulier, ce qui semble beaucoup plus rare.

Historical background


Gallien

(07/253-08 or 09/268) Publius Licinius Egnatius Gallienus

August (06/260-08 ou 09/268)

Gallienus, son of Valerian I, was born in 218. He immediately joined by his father to power and charge the West, while his father went to East. He won a brilliant victory over the Germans and consolidate the Rhine-Danube limes. After the capture of Valerian in the East, Gallien faces on all fronts. The empire broke. Gaul, Spain, Germany and Britain secede with Posthumus that was first eliminated Salonin, the son of Gallienus. It is the usurpation of Macrian and Quietus in the East. Gallien will spend the last eight years of his life trying to put the pieces of this empire. Finally, he was assassinated in September 268 under the walls of Milan while besieging Aureolus, the master of the cavalry, who had revolted.

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