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brm_573316 - MARCUS AURELIUS Sesterce

MARCUS AURELIUS Sesterce VF
175.00 €(Approx. 204.75$ | 157.50£)
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Type : Sesterce
Date: 165
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : copper
Diameter : 32,5 mm
Orientation dies : 11 h.
Weight : 27,00 g.
Rarity : R2
Coments on the condition:
Flan épais, centré. Métal légèrement piqué. Joli buste. Patine foncée
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : M AVREL ANTONINVS AVG - ARMENIACVS P M.
Obverse description : Buste lauré, drapé et cuirassé de Marc-Aurèle à droite, vu de trois quarts en avant.
Obverse translation : “Marcus Aurelius Antoninus Augustus Armeniacus Pontifex Maximus”, (Marc Aurèle Antonin auguste arméniaque grand pontife).

Reverse


Reverse legend : TR POT XIX - IMP II COS III/ S|C.
Reverse description : Providentia (la Providence) debout à gauche, drapée, tenant de la main un bâton placé au-dessus d’un globe et un sceptre long de la main gauche.
Reverse translation : “Tribunicia Potestas nonum decimum Imperator iterum Consul tertium”, (Revêtu de la dix-neuvième puissance tribunitienne de la deuxième acclamation impériale consul pour la troisième fois).

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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