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bpv_433848 - SALONINA Tétradrachme

SALONINA Tétradrachme AU
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Type : Tétradrachme
Date: an 12
Mint name / Town : Alexandrie, Égypte
Metal : billon
Millesimal fineness : 20 ‰
Diameter : 23 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Weight : 10,55 g.
Rarity : R1
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un flan large et épais, ovale, bien centré. Beau portrait de Salonine. Joli revers de style fin. Patine marron foncé
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse description : Buste diadémé et drapé de Salonine à droite vu de trois quarts (L5).
Obverse legend : KORNHLIA SALwNEINA SEB, (Kornhlia Salwneina Sebasth).
Obverse translation : (Cornélia Salonine augusta).

Reverse


Reverse legend : IB/ L.
Reverse description : Eirene (la Paix) drapée debout à gauche, tenant un rameau d’olivier de la main droite et un sceptre tansversal de la main gauche.
Reverse translation : (An 12).

Commentary


Buste élégant de Salonine.

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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