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E-auction 528-446124 - brm_696539 - POSTUMUS Antoninien

POSTUMUS Antoninien AU
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Estimate : 70 €
Price : 35 €
Maximum bid : 39 €
End of the sale : 29 May 2023 14:16:00
bidders : 6 bidders
Type : Antoninien
Date: 262
Mint name / Town : Trèves
Metal : billon
Millesimal fineness : 200 ‰
Diameter : 21,5 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Weight : 3,98 g.
Coments on the condition:
Flan large, épais, centré. Très joli buste. Patine grise
Catalogue references :


Obverse legend : IMP C POSTVMVS P F AVG.
Obverse description : Buste radié, drapé et cuirassé de Postume à droite, vu de trois quarts en avant (A).
Obverse translation : “Imperator Cæsar Postumus Pius Felix Augustus”, (L’empereur césar Postume pieux heureux auguste).


Reverse legend : HERC - PA-CIFERO.
Reverse description : Hercule nu, debout à gauche, tenant une branche de laurier de la main droite et la massue sur laquelle est enroulée la léonté de la gauche.
Reverse translation : “Herculi Pacifero”, (À Hercule qui apporte la paix).

Historical background



Posthumus seizes purple eliminating Salonin, the son of Gallien he had custody. He reigns over Gaul, Britain and Spain. Posthumus has he toyed with the idea of ​​conquering the Roman Empire? Gallien, twice, will try to regain the "pars occidentalis" Empire without success. Posthumus will remain in power for nine years before perishing murdered for refusing bag Mainz, the city which had supported thelink.

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