+ Filters
New Search
Available Exact wording Only in the title

E-auction 502-412968 - brm_363432 - ORBIANA As

You must sign-in and be an approved bidder to bid, Login to bid. Accounts are subject to approval and the approval process takes place within 48 hours. Do not wait until the day a sale closes to register.Clicking on « bid » constitutes acceptance of the terms of use of cgb.fr private e-auctions. Bids must be placed in whole Euro amounts only. The sale will start closing at the time stated on the item description; any bids received at the site after the closing time will not be executed. Transmission times may vary and bids could be rejected if you wait until the last second. For further information ckeck the E-auctions F.A.Q.

Estimate : 350 €
Price : 135 €
Maximum bid : 201 €
End of the sale : 28 November 2022 14:06:30
bidders : 14 bidders
Type : As
Date: 225
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : copper
Diameter : 26 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Weight : 10,27 g.
Rarity : R2
Officine: 6e
Coments on the condition:
Bel exemplaire sur un flan ovale et irrégulier. Beau revers de style fin. Patine verte
Catalogue references :


Obverse legend : SALL BARBIA - ORBIANA AVG.
Obverse description : Buste drapé et diadémé d’Orbiane à droite, vu de trois quarts en avant (L4).
Obverse translation : "Sallustia Barbia Orbiana Augusta", (Sallustia Barbia Orbiane Augusta).


Reverse legend : CONCORDIA - AVGG// SC.
Reverse description : Concordia (la Concorde) assise à gauche, tenant une patère de la main droite et une double corne d'abondance de la gauche.
Reverse translation : "Concordia Augustorum", (La Concorde des augustes).

Historical background



Wife of Alexander Severus

We have little information on the Empress Orbiane. She married Alexander Severus in 225, but having displeased the mother of Augustus, it was finally banned in Africa. It is interesting to note the doubling of G CONCORDIA some legends setbacks that seem to indicate qu'Orbiane had received significant powers which could justify jealousy Julia Mamee.

cgb.fr uses cookies to guarantee a better user experience and to carry out statistics of visits.
To remove the banner, you must accept or refuse their use by clicking on the corresponding buttons.