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brm_789958 - GETA Denier

GETA Denier MS/AU
195.00 €(Approx. 212.55$ | 163.80£)
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Type : Denier
Date: 199
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : silver
Millesimal fineness : 550 ‰
Diameter : 19 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Weight : 3,21 g.
Rarity : R1
Officine: 2e
Coments on the condition:
Monnaie idéalement centrée. Magnifique buste de Géta, finement détaillé. Joli revers. Patine grise
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : P SEPT GETA - CAES PONT.
Obverse description : Buste drapé, tête nue de Géta à droite, vu de trois quarts en arrière (A°21).
Obverse translation : “Publius Septimius Geta Cæsar Pontifex”, (Publius Septime Géta césar pontife).

Reverse


Reverse legend : NOBI-L-ITAS.
Reverse description : Nobilitas (la Noblesse) debout à droite, tenant un sceptre long de la main droite et le palladium de la gauche.
Reverse translation : “Nobilitas”, (La Noblesse).

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.

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