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Live auction - bga_458805 - GALLIA BELGICA - REMI (Area of Reims) Statère à l'œil, classe I

GALLIA BELGICA - REMI (Area of Reims) Statère à l œil, classe I AU
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Estimate : 3 000 €
Price : 3 600 €
Maximum bid : 3 600 €
End of the sale : 12 December 2017 14:54:59
bidders : 5 bidders
Type : Statère à l'œil, classe I
Date: c. 100-50 AC.
Mint name / Town : Reims (51)
Metal : gold
Diameter : 17,5 mm
Orientation dies : 7 h.
Weight : 6,45 g.
Rarity : R1
Coments on the condition:
Superbe monnaie de frappe vigoureuse et centrée au droit comme au revers. Or de qualité et très fine usure
Catalogue references :


Obverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE.
Obverse description : Tête à droite, résumée à un œil triangulaire, accostée d'une ligne de zigzag, et surmontée d’une rangée de globules.


Reverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE.
Reverse description : Cheval bondissant à gauche, un V pointé et entouré d'un cordon perlé au-dessus du dos ; un annelet pointé et encerclé d'un cordon perlé entre les jambes.


Ces statères ont souvent une multitude de petits astres et annelets qui ornent le champ du droit et du revers, qui pourraient constituer autant de variantes...
Cet exemplaire présente des types complets et bien homogènes, avec tous les motifs secondaires bien visibles autour du cheval.

Historical background

Remes (Region Reims)

(Second - first century BC)

Remi was one of the most powerful nations of Gaul and faithful allies of the Romans. The territory of the Remi extended on the current Champagne, along the Aisne. They had for neighbors Aduatuci the Treviri the Médiomatriques, Lingones, the Suessiones the Bellovaci and Nerviens. They denounced the coalition Caesar Belgian people 57 BC belonged, the Suessiones who shared the same laws and the same judges. Their main oppidum was Bibrax. The civitas capital of the Gallo-Roman period 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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