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

E-auction 511-422910 - brm_611736 - JOVIAN Maiorina ou nummus

JOVIAN Maiorina ou nummus AU
You must signin 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 : 65 €
Price : 22 €
Maximum bid : 23 €
End of the sale : 30 January 2023 14:18:00
bidders : 6 bidders
Type : Maiorina ou nummus
Date: 363-364
Mint name / Town : Sirmium
Metal : copper
Diameter : 19,5 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Weight : 2,68 g.
Rarity : R1
Officine: 2e
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un flan bien centré à l’usure superficielle. Belle patine vert olive, légèrement granuleuse
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : D N IOVIA-NVS P F AVG.
Obverse description : Buste diadémé, drapé et cuirassé de Jovien à droite, vu de trois quarts en avant (A'a) ; diadème perlé.
Obverse translation : “Dominus Noster Iovianus Pius Felix Augustus”, (Notre seigneur Jovien pieux heureux auguste).

Reverse


Reverse legend : VOT/ V/ MVLT/ X// BSIRM.
Reverse description : Légende en quatre lignes dans une couronne.
Reverse translation : “Votis quinquennalibus Multis decennalibus”, (Vœux pour le cinquième anniversaire de règne et plus pour le dixième anniversaire de règne à venir).

Commentary


Poids très léger. Rubans de type 3 aux extrémités bouletées. Cabochon rond. Fibule ronde. Ptéryges invisibles.

Historical background


JOVIAN

(06/27/363-02/17/364)

Jovian was born in 331 at Singidunum in Moesia. Count of domestici (Ammian Marcellin, History, XXV, 5/4), he succeeded Julian II the Philosopher on June 27, 363. Christian, he rallied to the Nicene creed and abolished Julian's anti-Christian edicts. Jovian signs peace with the Sassanid king, Sapor II (309-379). He must abandon Nisibis, Singara and part of Armenia. Jovian retired with the remnants of the army and arrived in Antioch in October 363. He assumed his first consulship on January 1, 364 in the company of his son Flavius Varronianus, a child. He died of asphyxiation by a brazier on February 17, 363 in Dadastana, a small town located between Nicaea and Ancyra. The following February 26, Valentinian was proclaimed august.

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