Your browser does not support JavaScript!
+ Filters
New Search
Filters
Available Exact wording Only in the title
E-shopLoading...
GradeLoading...
PriceLoading...

E-auction 299-218144 - GALLIENUS Antoninien

GALLIENUS Antoninien XF
You must sign-in and be an approved bidder to bid, Login to bid. Accounts are subject to approval and the approval process takes place within 48 hours. Do not wait until the day a sale closes to register.Clicking on « bid » constitutes acceptance of the terms of use of cgb.fr private e-auctions. Bids must be placed in whole Euro amounts only. The sale will start closing at the time stated on the item description; any bids received at the site after the closing time will not be executed. Transmission times may vary and bids could be rejected if you wait until the last second. For further information ckeck the E-auctions F.A.Q.

NO BUYER'S FEE.
Estimate : 145 €
Price : 46 €
Maximum bid : 165 €
End of the sale : 07 January 2019 14:14:00
bidders : 9 bidders
Type : Antoninien
Date: 265-266
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : billon
Millesimal fineness : 30 ‰
Diameter : 20,5 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 3,19 g.
Rarity : R3
Coments on the condition:
Très belle monnaie idéalement centrée, ayant conservé son argenture superficielle. Joli revers de style fin et beau portrait inhabituel pour l’atelier et la période. Patine grise
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : GALLIENVS AVG.
Obverse description : Tête radiée de Gallien à droite, drapé sur l’épaule gauche (O2).
Obverse translation : “Gallienus Augustus”, (Gallien auguste).

Reverse


Reverse legend : VBERITAS AVG/ -|(EPSILON).
Reverse description : Uberitas (la Fertilité) drapée debout à gauche, tenant une grappe de raisin de la main droite et une corne d’abondance de la main gauche.
Reverse translation : “Uberitas Augusti”, (La Fertilité de l’auguste).

Commentary


Rubans de type 1. A conservé l’intégralité de son argenture superficielle ! Type rarissime, absent du MIR.36, connu uniquement par les deux exemplaires présents dans le trésor de Cunetio. Type que nous proposons pour la première fois à la vente !.

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.

By using our site, you agree to our use of cookies to enhance your experience.

x
Voulez-vous visiter notre site en Français www.cgb.fr