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Live auction - brm_409411 - PLAUTIA Denier

PLAUTIA Denier AU
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Estimate : 720 €
Price : no bid
Maximum bid : no bid
End of the sale : 31 July 2018 14:30:46
Type : Denier
Date: 47 AC.
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : silver
Millesimal fineness : 950 ‰
Diameter : 20 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 3,93 g.
Rarity : R1
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un flan ovale bien centré au droit avec le grènetis visible, légèrement décentré au revers. Joli revers de style fin. Très jolie patine de collection ancienne avec des reflets mordorés et bleutés irisés
Predigree :
Cet exemplaire provient de la LIVE AUCTION du 28 juin 2016

Obverse


Obverse legend : L. PLAVTIVS.
Obverse description : Tête de Méduse de face, les cheveux terminés par des serpents.
Obverse translation : “Lucius Plautius”, (Lucius Plautius).

Reverse


Reverse legend : [PLANCVS].
Reverse description : Aurore ailée volant à droite et conduisant les quatre chevaux du soleil.
Reverse translation : “Plancus”, (Plancus).

Commentary


Pour ce type, M. Crawford a relevé une estimation de 195 coins de droit et de 217 coins de revers pour cinq variétés.

Historical background


Plautia

(47 BC) Lucius Plautius Plancus

Lucius Plautius Plancus was the brother of Lucius Minucius Plancus, but Lucius Plautius was adopted in Plautia people. Lucius Minucius Plancus was the prefect of the city in 45 BC before becoming Comata proconsul of Gaul (Gaul hairy) in 43 BC It was he who founded Copia, better known Roman colony the name of Lyon. Plautius Plancus was first called Gaius Munatius Plancus before being adopted by Lucius Plautius. Unfortunately for him, as Cicero, Lucius Plautius Plancus was proscribed in 43 BC, his property confiscated and he was executed.

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