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brm_217222 - OTACILIA SEVERA Antoninien

OTACILIA SEVERA Antoninien AU
80.00 €(Approx. 95.20$ | 71.20£)
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Type : Antoninien
Date: 247
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : billon
Millesimal fineness : 450 ‰
Diameter : 22 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 4,01 g.
Officine: 4e
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un flan bien centré, légèrement ovale. Très beau portrait. Joli revers de style fin. Jolie patine de collection ancienne avec des reflets dorés
Catalogue references :
Predigree :
Cet exemplaire provient d’un notaire de Lunéville (Meurthe-et-Moselle)

Obverse


Obverse legend : M OTACIL SEVERA AVG.
Obverse description : Buste diadémé et drapé d'Otacilia Sévéra à droite, vu de trois quarts en avant, posé sur un croissant (L15).
Obverse translation : “Marcia Otacilia Severa Augusta”, (Marcia Otacilia Sévéra augusta).

Reverse


Reverse legend : CONCORDIA AVGG.
Reverse description : Concordia (la Concorde) drapée, assise à gauche, les jambes croisées, tenant une patère de la main droite et une double corne d’abondance de la main gauche.
Reverse translation : “Concordia Augustorum”, (La Concorde des augustes).

Commentary


Portrait de très beau style.

Historical background


Otacilia SEVERA

(249) Marcia Otacilia Severa

Wife of Philip I, mother of Philip II - Augusta (244-249)

Otacilie, daughter of Severus, governor of Pannonia, married to Philip 234. Philippe II, their son, was born about 237. She seems to have had sympathies for Christians and they benefited relative safety during the reign of Philip before the great persecution of Trajan Decius. We do not know his fate after the death of her husband and son, she was murdered or she retired to private life, she disappears from history.

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