+ Filters
New Search
Filters
Available Exact wording Only in the title
E-shopLoading...
GradeLoading...
PriceLoading...

bpv_836072 - GETA Assarion

GETA Assarion AU
90.00 €(Approx. 97.20$ | 77.40£)
Quantity
Add to your cartAdd to your cart
Type : Assarion
Date: c. 198-202
Mint name / Town : Marcianopolis, Mésie Inférieure
Metal : copper
Diameter : 16,5 mm
Orientation dies : 7 h.
Weight : 2,80 g.
Rarity : R1
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire très légèrement décentré. Joli revers, bien venu à la frappe. Patine vert foncé
Catalogue references :
BMC.-  - Cop.-  - GIC.-  - AMNG. 1/700  - Varbonov1096  - ACBP.-

Obverse


Obverse description : Buste drapé et cuirassé, tête nue de Géta à droite, vu de trois quarts en arrière (A°2).
Obverse legend : P SEPTI - GETAS K, (Publios Septimos Getas Kaisar).
Obverse translation : (Publius Septime Géta césar).

Reverse


Reverse description : Asklépios (Esculape) nu jusqu’à la ceinture debout de face, tenant de la main droite un bâton sur lequel s’enroule un serpent.
Reverse legend : MARKIANO-POLITWN, (Markianopolitwn).
Reverse translation : (De Marcianopolis).

Historical background


GETA

(06/198-26/02/212)

Caesar

Born on May 26, 189, Geta became Caesar in 198 and received the title of pontifex the following year. He accompanies his father and his brother to Brittany from 208 and is raised to Augustat the following year. When Septimius Severus died in York on February 4, 211, the two brothers brought their father's ashes back to Rome and became co-emperors. But they hate each other. Finally, after a year of joint rule, Caracalla kills his brother in their mother's arms. Geta is dedicated to "damnatio memoriæ" (damnation of memory). His supporters are systematically massacred.

cgb.fr uses cookies to guarantee a better user experience and to carry out statistics of visits.
To remove the banner, you must accept or refuse their use by clicking on the corresponding buttons.

x