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E-auction 412-323821 - PHILIPPUS Antoninien

PHILIPPUS Antoninien XF/VF
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Estimate : 40 €
Price : 23 €
Maximum bid : 23 €
End of the sale : 08 March 2021 14:28:30
bidders : 5 bidders
Type : Antoninien
Date: 249
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : billon
Millesimal fineness : 450 ‰
Diameter : 23,5 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Weight : 4,09 g.
Rarity : R1
Officine: 2e
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un flan large et irrégulier, bien centré. Beau buste de Philippe Ier. Frappe brouillée au revers. Patine grise tachée au revers
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : IMP PHILIPPVS AVG.
Obverse description : Buste radié, drapé et cuirassé de Philippe Ier à droite, vu de trois quarts en arrière (A2).
Obverse translation : "Imperator Philippus Augustus", (L’empereur Philippe auguste).

Reverse


Reverse legend : FIDES EXERCITVS.
Reverse description : Quatre enseignes militaires “signa” dont la troisième surmontée d'un aigle tourné à gauche “aquila”.
Reverse translation : “Fides Exercitus”, (La Fidélité de l'armée).

Commentary


Pour ce type de revers, il existe deux variantes au niveau des enseignes où la troisième est surmontée d’une aigle tournée à droite ou à gauche.

Historical background


PHILIPPE I ARABIC

(03/244-09/249) Marcus Julius Philippus

Philippe was born in Bostra Trachonitis, province of Arabia, hence the nickname of the emperor. He was appointed Prefect of the Praetorium after the disappearance of Timésithée, the stepfather of Gordian III in 243. Philippe is murder or leaves early Gordian 244 then hastens to conclude an ignominious peace with the Sassanids. He pays them a tribute of 500,000 dollars. He appoints his son Philip Caesar in 244 and his wife Severa Otacilia augusta. In 247, his son Philippe student to Augustat. He led a brilliant campaign against the Quadi and carp that had invaded Dacia. The big event of the reign of Philip is the commemoration of the millennium of Rome which begins April 21 247. Several usurpers, including Jotapien and Pacatien, proclaim august at the end of the reign. Philippe load Decius, commander of the legions of Pannonia, to restore order on the Danube. Troops, against his will, proclaim august Decius in June or July 249. Philippe is killed fighting the troops of Decius in September 249.

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