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E-auction 486-397010 - brm_314511 - MAXIMINUS II Pseudo-argenteus

MAXIMINUS II  Pseudo-argenteus VF
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Estimate : 175 €
Price : 72 €
Maximum bid : 75 €
End of the sale : 08 August 2022 14:12:30
bidders : 7 bidders
Type : Pseudo-argenteus
Date: 313
Mint name / Town : Trèves
Metal : billon
Millesimal fineness : 250 ‰
Diameter : 17,5 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 2,60 g.
Rarity : R2
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un petit flan ovale, bien centré des deux côtés. Beau portrait de Maximin II. Frappe un peu brouillée au revers. Patine grise avec des reflets métalliques, granuleuse
Predigree :
Cet exemplaire provient de la collection F. de La Viuda

Obverse


Obverse legend : IMP MAXIMI-NVS AVG.
Obverse description : Buste radié, drapé et cuirassé de Maximin II auguste à gauche, vu de trois quarts en avant, levant la main droite et tenant un globe de la main gauche (J1).
Obverse translation : “Imperator Maximinus Augustus”, (L'empereur Maximin auguste).

Reverse


Reverse legend : SOLI INVIC-TO COMITI/ -|-// PTR.
Reverse description : Sol (le Soleil) radié nu debout à gauche, le manteau sur l’épaule, levant la main droite, et tenant un globe de la main gauche dans un char de face.
Reverse translation : “Soli Invicto Comiti”, (Au compagnon le Soleil Invincible).

Commentary


Poids très léger. Avec l’intégralité de son argenture. Rubans de type 3. Ptéryges visibles sous le buste. Ce pseudo-argenteus est en fait le plus rare de la série.

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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