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E-auction 457-369171 - brm_682109 - MAXIMINUS II DAIA Follis ou nummus

MAXIMINUS II DAIA Follis ou nummus XF/VF
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Estimate : 75 €
Price : 23 €
Maximum bid : 35 €
End of the sale : 17 January 2022 14:25:00
bidders : 8 bidders
Type : Follis ou nummus
Date: 308-309
Mint name / Town : Cyzicus
Metal : copper
Diameter : 25 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 6,27 g.
Officine: 3e
Coments on the condition:
Monnaie bien centrée, avec une jolie tête de Maximin II. Patine sombre
Catalogue references :


Obverse legend : GAL VAL MAXIMINVS NOB C.
Obverse description : Tête laurée de Maximin II César à droite (O*).
Obverse translation : "Galerius Valerius Maximinus Nobilissimus Caesar", (Galère Valère Maximin très noble césar).


Reverse legend : GENIO CA-ES-ARIS/ (GAMMA)|*// MKV.
Reverse description : Genius (le Génie) nu, debout à gauche, le manteau sur l'épaule gauche, coiffé du modius, tenant une patère de la main droite et une corne d’abondance de la gauche.
Reverse translation : "Genio Caesaris", (Au Génie du césar).

Historical background

Maximin II DAIA



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, as recognized by Galerius only 310. 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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