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Live auction - bga_897362 - PARISII (Area of Paris) Quart de statère d'or, classe V

PARISII (Area of Paris) Quart de statère d or, classe V XF
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Starting price : 4 500 €
Estimate : 9 000 €
Price : no bid
Maximum bid : no bid
End of the sale : 09 April 2024 16:06:08
Type : Quart de statère d'or, classe V
Date: c. 60-52 AC.
Mint name / Town : Paris (75)
Metal : gold
Diameter : 14 mm
Orientation dies : 3 h.
Weight : 1,61 g.
Rarity : R3
Coments on the condition:
Joli quart frappé sur un flan centré. Une légère faiblesse au droit, et quelques fines rayures. Patine de collection
Catalogue references :
Predigree :
Non connu

Obverse


Obverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE.
Obverse description : Tête stylisée à droite ; les mèches en volutes.

Reverse


Reverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE.
Reverse description : Cheval bondissant à gauche ; au-dessus, un motif en trois lignes semi-circulaires ; entre les jambes, un cercle perlé composé de cinq globules.

Historical background


PARISII (Area of Paris)

(2nd - 1st century BC)

The Parisii were a small but powerful people whose oppidum was Lutèce. Related to the Sénons, the Parisii and the city would have emancipated themselves from their tutelage, relatively late, after the Arverne defeat of 121 BC. The wealth of the Parisii rested on the river control of the Seine and the confluences with the Marne, Bièvre, Ourcq and Oise. César chooses Lutèce, in 53 before J. - C. to convene the assembly of the Gallic peoples. The Parisii were among the first to answer the call of Vercingetorix, the following year, in 52 BC, and they provided a contingent of eight thousand men for the relief army. Watched over by Labienus, friend and legate of Caesar, the territory of the Parisii was the scene of the last battles between Gauls and Romans. Eventually, the Aulercan chief Camulogenes was defeated and killed near Lutetia. Caesar (BG. VI, 3; VII, 4, 34, 57, 75). Kruta: 36, 40 46, 68, 365, 368.

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