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brm_607363 - SALONINA Antoninien

SALONINA Antoninien AU
75.00 €(Approx. 90.00$ | 67.50£)
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Type : Antoninien
Date: 256-258
Mint name / Town : Antioche
Metal : billon
Millesimal fineness : 100 ‰
Diameter : 22 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 3,76 g.
Rarity : R2
Coments on the condition:
Flan légèrement irrégulier, centré des deux côtés. Joli revers. Patine grise avec des reflets cuivrés
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Obverse


Obverse legend : SALONINA AVG.
Obverse description : Buste diadémé et drapé de Salonine à droite, vu de trois quarts en avant, posé sur un croissant (L15).
Obverse translation : “Salonina Augusta”, (Salonine augusta).

Reverse


Reverse legend : PVDICITIA AVG.
Reverse description : Pudicitia (la Pudeur) voilée et drapée debout à gauche, tenant son voile de la main droite et un sceptre long de la main gauche.
Reverse translation : “Pudicitia Augustorum”, (La Pudeur des augustes).

Historical background


Salonina

(268) Cornelia Salonina

Gallien woman, mother of Valerian II and Salonin - Augusta (253-268)

Salonina, Gallien's wife, seems to have received the title of augusta in 253 when her husband was associated with power by Valerian I.. She lost at least two of his children, and young Valerian Salonin. She was murdered along with her husband. Salonina supposed to have had Christian sympathies.

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