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E-auction 411-323027 - brm_642174 - MAXIMINUS II Follis ou nummus

MAXIMINUS II  Follis ou nummus XF/VF
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Estimate : 35 €
Price : 30 €
Maximum bid : 35 €
End of the sale : 01 March 2021 14:22:00
bidders : 4 bidders
Type : Follis ou nummus
Date: 312-313
Mint name / Town : Alexandria
Metal : copper
Diameter : 21 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Weight : 5,00 g.
Officine: 6e
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un flan bien centré à l’usure plus marquée au revers qu’au droit. Patine verte et sable, granuleuse
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Obverse description : Tête laurée de Maximin II auguste à droite (O*).
Obverse translation : "Imperator Cæsar Galerius Valerius Maximinus Pius Felix Augustus", (L'empereur césar Galerius Valerius Maximin pieux et heureux auguste).


Reverse legend : GENIO - AVGVSTI/ */N|S// ALE.
Reverse description : Genius (le Génie du peuple romain) debout à gauche, nu, coiffé du modius, le manteau sur l'épaule gauche, tenant une tête de Sérapis de la main droite et une corne d'abondance de la gauche ; à ses pieds à gauche, une palme.
Reverse translation : “Genio Augusti”, (Au Génie de l'auguste).


Poids lourd. 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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