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

brm_783844 - MARCUS AURELIUS Sesterce

MARCUS AURELIUS Sesterce VF/XF
295.00 €(Approx. 321.55$ | 259.60£)
Quantity
Add to your cartAdd to your cart
Type : Sesterce
Date: 180
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : copper
Diameter : 32,50 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 25,31 g.
Rarity : R2
Coments on the condition:
Monnaie centrée. Joli revers. Usure plus importante au droit. Patine marron

Obverse


Obverse legend : DIVVS M AN-TONINVS PIVS.
Obverse description : Tête nue de Marc Aurèle à droite (O°).
Obverse translation : “Divus Marcus Antoninus Pius”, (le divin Marc Antonin pieux).

Reverse


Reverse legend : CONSECRATIO// S|C.
Reverse description : Statue de Marc Aurèle assis sur un autel entouré de quatre colonnes, transporté dans un char tiré par quatre éléphants, chacun monté par un cornac.
Reverse translation : “Consecratio”, (Consécration).

Commentary


Rare représentation au revers !.

Historical background


MARC AURÈLE

(180)

Consecration of Commodus

Marcus Aurelius, in the campaign against Yazygues, fell ill and died at Sirmium or Vienna, perhaps the plague begins to ravage the Empire, 17 March 180. The author of Thoughts is deified by his son Commodus.

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