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brm_352581 - PROBUS Aurelianus

PROBUS Aurelianus AU
145.00 €(Approx. 175.45$ | 127.60£)
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Type : Aurelianus
Date: 277
Mint name / Town : Serdica
Metal : billon
Millesimal fineness : 50 ‰
Diameter : 21,50 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 4,12 g.
Rarity : R1
Officine: 3e
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un petit flan épais, bien centré. Beau portrait. Très joli revers. Patine marron foncé, légèrement granuleuse
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Obverse


Obverse legend : IMP C M AVR PROBVS P AVG.
Obverse description : Buste radié et cuirassé de Probus à droite avec pan de paludamentum, vu de trois quarts en avant (B01).
Obverse translation : “Imperator Cæsar Marcus Aurelius Probus Pius Augustus”, (L'empereur césar Marc Aurèle Probus pieux auguste).

Reverse


Reverse legend : S-O-LI INVICT-O/ -|-// KA.
Reverse description : Sol (le Soleil) radié debout de face, la tête à gauche dans un quadrige écartelé, levant la main droite et tenant un fouet et le globe de la main gauche.
Reverse legend : .G..
Reverse translation : “Soli Invicto”, (Au Soleil invaincu).

Commentary


Sans argenture. Rubans de type 3 aux extrémités bouletées. Cuirasse lisse. Épaulière cloutée. Ptéryges fines. Grand buste avec un large pan de paludamentum sur l’épaule (B01).

Historical background


Probus

(06-07/276-09/282) Marcus Aurelius Probus

Probus was born August 19 232 Sirmium. He leads a distinguished military career in the reigns between Valerian I and Tacitus. He was commander of the Eastern Army in the death of Tacitus, immediately proclaimed emperor and triumphs easily Florien is murdered. This is serious. The Rhine-Danube limes yielded under the pressure of the Germanic invasions. Probus restore peace in Gaul, Germania and Raetia in which he inflicted a severe defeat on the Germanic peoples in Thrace where he crushed the Sarmatians and Scythians in Asia Minor that cleans looters and pirates Pamphylians finally in Africa where he puts an end to raids Blemmyes. In 280, he signed peace with Vahram II Sassanid monarch. He must face the theft of Saturninus, Proculus and Bonosus. Probus, having triumphed over all his enemies, returned to Rome in 281 and celebrated his victories. Before preparing a new expedition against the Sassanids, he fell under the blows of his own soldiers at Sirmium in 282.

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