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E-auction 555-487007 - bga_874689 - GALLIA BELGICA - REMI (Area of Reims) Potin à la tête d’indien, classe Ia

GALLIA BELGICA - REMI (Area of Reims) Potin à la tête d’indien, classe Ia AU/XF
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Estimate : 70 €
Price : 25 €
Maximum bid : 26 €
End of the sale : 04 December 2023 14:10:20
bidders : 8 bidders
Type : Potin à la tête d’indien, classe Ia
Date: c. 180-150 AC.
Mint name / Town : Reims (51)
Metal : potin
Diameter : 19 mm
Orientation dies : 4 h.
Weight : 2,93 g.
Coments on the condition:
Beau potin avec un droit bien venu à la coulée. Revers un peu plus usé mais agréable. Patine marron
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE.
Obverse description : Tête bandée à gauche, les cheveux indiqués par trois mèches, le cou par quatre petits traits.

Reverse


Reverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE.
Reverse description : Sanglier enseigne à gauche, l’oreille et le corps assez naturels, la queue en une sorte d’annelet ; double volute sur une ligne d'exergue pointée en son centre.

Commentary


Ce type est censé être le moins stylisé et sans doute le prototype de l'ensemble de la série des potins à la tête d'indien attribués aux Leuques.

Historical background


GALLIA BELGICA - REMI (Area of Reims)

(2nd - 1st century BC)

The Remi were one of the most powerful peoples of Gaul and loyal allies of the Romans. The territory of the Rèmes extended over present-day Champagne, along the Aisne. They had for neighbors the Atuatuci, the Treveri, the Mediomatrics, the Lingones, the Suessions, the Bellovaci and the Nervians. They denounced to Caesar the coalition of Belgian peoples of 57 BC which included the Suessions who shared the same laws and the same magistrates. Their main oppidum was Bibrax. The capital of the civitas in Gallo-Roman times was Durocortorum (Reims). Caesar (BG. II, 3-5, 7, 12; III, 11; V, 3, 24, 53, 54, 56; VI, 4, 12, 44; VII, 63, 90; VIII, 6, 11) . Strabo (G. IV, 3, 5). Kruta: 70, 313-314, 366.

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