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E-auction 421-332936 - brm_659626 - MINUTIA Denier

MINUTIA Denier AU/XF
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Estimate : 75 €
Price : 69 €
Maximum bid : 70 €
End of the sale : 10 May 2021 14:29:00
bidders : 12 bidders
Type : Denier
Date: 122 AC.
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : silver
Millesimal fineness : 950 ‰
Diameter : 17 mm
Orientation dies : 1 h.
Weight : 2,87 g.
Coments on the condition:
Monnaie bien centrée, avec une iconographie encore bien détaillée. Patine grise

Obverse


Obverse legend : RVF.
Obverse description : Tête de Rome à droite, coiffée du casque ailé ; sous le menton, X.
Obverse translation : “Rufus”, (Rufus).

Reverse


Reverse legend : ROMA ; Q. MINV À L’EXERGUE.
Reverse description : Les Dioscures, Castor et Pollux (les Gémeaux) à cheval, galopant à droite, nus avec le manteau flottant sur l'épaule, coiffés d'un bonnet surmonté d'une étoile, tenant chacun une javeline.
Reverse translation : “Roma// Quintus Minucius”, (Rome, Quintus Minucius).

Commentary


Monnaie fourrée. Pour ce type, M. Crawford a relevé une estimation de 135 coins de droit et de 169 coins de revers. Ce type semble en fait plus rare que ne le laissent supposer les ouvrages généraux.

Historical background


Minucia

(122 BC) Quintus Minucius Rufus

Fannius Marcus was one of the two consuls marked by the turmoil caused by the tribune of the plebs year, Tiberius Gracchus who was assassinated the following year.

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