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E-auction 262-184733 - MAXIMINUS II Follis ou nummus

MAXIMINUS II Follis ou nummus XF
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Estimate : 60 €
Price : 17 €
Maximum bid : 17 €
End of the sale : 23 April 2018 14:24:30
bidders : 5 bidders
Type : Follis ou nummus
Date: 312
Mint name / Town : Nicomedia
Metal : copper
Diameter : 21,00 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Weight : 4,20 g.
Rarity : R1
Officine: 6e
Coments on the condition:
Patine vert foncé. Flan bien centré. Beau portrait de haut relief au droit
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : IMP C GAL VAL MAXIMINVS P F AVG.
Obverse description : Tête laurée de Maximin II Auguste à droite (O*).
Obverse translation : "Imperator Cæsar Galerius Valerius Maximinus Pius Felix Augustus", (L’empereur césar Galère Valerius Maximin pieux heureux auguste).

Reverse


Reverse legend : GENIO A-VGVSTI/ -|*/S// SMN.
Reverse description : Genius (Le Génie) coiffé du modius, debout à gauche, à demi nu, répandant de l'encens d'une patère qu'il tient de la main droite et tenant une corne d'abondance de la gauche ; à gauche, un aigle.
Reverse translation : "Genio Augusti", (Au Génie de l'auguste).

Commentary


Poids léger. Rubans de type 3.

Historical background


Maximin II DAIA

(1/05/305-04/313) Caius Galerius Valerius Maximinus

August (310-04/313)

Maximin II, nephew of Galerius, Caesar became May 1 305. After the death of Constantius I Chlorine 25 July 306, he did not become august and remained subject to Galerius. Following the conference Carnuntum in November 308, it is only Filius Augustorum while Licinius I becomes directly august. It was not until the following year that Maximin II will take the title of august. After the death of Galerius in May 311, it is the oldest surviving tetrarchs. He quarreled with Licinius and Constantine, while he tries to get closer to Maxence. After 312, Licinius turns against him and he is finally removed in 313.

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