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E-auction 493-403475 - brm_710981 - PLANCIA Denier

PLANCIA Denier AU
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Estimate : 280 €
Price : 390 €
Maximum bid : 500 €
End of the sale : 26 September 2022 14:28:30
bidders : 13 bidders
Type : Denier
Date: 55 AC.
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : silver
Millesimal fineness : 950 ‰
Diameter : 17 mm
Orientation dies : 1 h.
Weight : 3,45 g.
Rarity : R1
Slab
slab NGC
NGC :
Coments on the condition:
Monnaie légèrement décentrée au revers. Tranche limée. Joli portrait. Patine grise
Predigree :
Exemplaire sous coque NGC AU (strike 5/5, Surface 1/5)

Obverse


Obverse legend : CN. PLANCIVS/ AED. CVR. S. C.
Obverse description : Tête de Diane Planciana à droite, coiffée du pétase avec boucle d'oreille et collier.
Obverse translation : “Cnæus Plancius Ædilis Curulis Senatus Consulto”, (Cneius Plancius édile curule avec l’accord du Sénat).

Reverse


Reverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE.
Reverse description : Bouquetin crétois à droite ; derrière à gauche arc et carquois.

Historical background


PLANCIA

(55 BC) Cnæus Plancius

Gnaeus Plancius, a Roman knight, originally from Atina in Latium is the son of a "publicanus" (agricultural tax collector). He first served in Africa with Aulus Torquatus as propraetor. He was then under the command of the proconsul Quintus Metellus in Crete in 68 BC, then a military tribune in Macedonia in 62 BC under the command of Caius Antonius. Quaestor in the province in 58 BC under Lucius Appuleius, he became the friend of Cicero during his exile. He was tribune of the plebs in 56 BC In 55 BC, during the second consulship of Pompey and Crassus, he was curule aedile in charge of Aulus Plautius with. Before entering office, he was accused by Quintus Metellus Creticus electoral corruption and was defended by Cicero (pro Plancio). Acquitted, he remained loyal to Pompey and forced into exile at Corcyra after the triumph of Caesar.

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