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E-auction 420-332127 - brm_657164 - MARCUS AURELIUS Sesterce

MARCUS AURELIUS Sesterce F
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Estimate : 45 €
Price : 24 €
Maximum bid : 36 €
End of the sale : 03 May 2021 14:23:30
bidders : 6 bidders
Type : Sesterce
Date: 161
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : copper
Diameter : 33,5 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Weight : 20,87 g.
Rarity : R2
Officine: 1re
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un flan large à l’usure très importante, identifiable. Patine marron piquée et corrodée

Obverse


Obverse legend : IMP CAES M AVREL ANTONIN[VS AVG P M].
Obverse description : Buste, tête nue de Marc Aurèle à droite, drapé sur l’épaule gauche (O°2).
Obverse translation : “Imperator Cæsar Marcus Aurelius Antoninus Augustus Pontifex Maximus”, (L’empereur césar Marc Aurèle Antonin auguste grand pontife).

Reverse


Reverse legend : [CON]CORD AVGVSTOR [TRP XV]// COS III/ S|C.
Reverse description : Marc Aurèle et Lucius Vérus, vêtus de la toge, se donnant la main, Marc Aurèle tient un globe de la main gauche.
Reverse translation : “Concordia Augustorum Tribunicia Potestate quintum decimum// Consul tertium”, (La Concorde des augustes revêtu de la quinzième puissance tribunitienne consul pour la troisième fois).

Commentary


Poids très léger. Le pan de paludamentum est visible de chaque côté du cou.

Historical background


MARC AURÈLE

(139-17/03/180) Marcus Ælius Aurelius Verus

August (7/03/161-17/03/180)

Caesar from 139 to 140 coated consulate, Marcus Aurelius 147 receives power of the tribunes and succeeded Antoninus in 161. His personal reign was marked by the Parthian war (162-165). After the death of Lucius Verus in 169, he must face the Germanic invasions and the plague ravaging the Empire. Marcus Aurelius combines his son Commodus to the Empire from 175 and died of the plague in 180 in Vienna.

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