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E-auction 354-267444 - SALONINA Denier

SALONINA Denier XF
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Estimate : 195 €
Price : 42 €
Maximum bid : 42 €
End of the sale : 27 January 2020 14:13:30
bidders : 6 bidders
Type : Denier
Date: 265-266
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : billon
Millesimal fineness : 30 ‰
Diameter : 18 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 2,25 g.
Rarity : R2
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un flan épais et bien centré. Très beau portrait de style fin. Joli revers. Patine grise
Catalogue references :

Obverse


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

Reverse


Reverse legend : FECVNDITAS AVG.
Reverse description : Fecunditas (La Fécondité) debout à gauche, tenant une corne d'abondance de la main gauche et tendant la main droite à un enfant qui est placé devant elle.
Reverse translation : “Fecunditas Augustæ”, (La Fécondité de l’augusta).

Commentary


Type extrêmement rare de poids lourd.

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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