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bpv_399728 - SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS Tétradrachme syro-phénicien

SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS Tétradrachme syro-phénicien AU
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Type : Tétradrachme syro-phénicien
Date: 202-205
Mint name / Town : Antioche, Syrie, Séleucie et Piérie
Metal : silver
Diameter : 25,50 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Weight : 14,82 g.
Rarity : R3
slab NGC
Coments on the condition:
Faible usure de circulation, confinée aux plus hautes feuilles des lauriers et à l’épaule de la Tyché
Catalogue references :
Predigree :
Exemplaire sous coque NGC VF (Strike 5/5, Surface 5/5). Cet exemplaire est le 0185_005 de la base TSP


Obverse description : Tête laurée de Septime Sévère à droite, l’un des rubans de la couronne de laurier passant sur l’épaule.
Obverse legend : . AUT . KAI . SEOUHROS SE . B.
Obverse translation : (L'empereur césar Sévère auguste).


Reverse description : La Tyché d’Antioche, sur le modèle de la statue d’Eutychides, assise sur des rochers, tend deux épis et un pavot en fruit devant elle. À ses pieds, nage à droite le fleuve Oronte.
Reverse legend : DHMARC EX UPATO . G ..
Reverse translation : (Tribun du Peuple, Consul pour la troisième fois).


Dans la base TSP, huit exemplaires sont maintenant répertoriés. ; seuls le British Museum, le Cabinet des médailles de Paris et l’Israel State Museum disposent d’un exemplaire parmi les musées répertoriés.

Historical background

Septimius Severus

(13/04/193-4/02/211) Lucius Septimius Severus

Septimius Severus was born in Leptis Magna 146 in Africa (Libya). After a distinguished military career under the reigns of Marcus Aurelius and Commodus, he was consul in 185 suffect. At the time of the death of Pertinax, he was governor of Upper Pannonia. Acclaimed emperor on April 13 193, it quickly removes Dide Julien, his compatriot (June 28), and combines the power Albin like Caesar before fighting Pescennius Niger in the East. In 195, he joined fictitiously in the Antonine family by being adopted post-mortem. He defeated and executed Niger and leads a brilliant campaign in Saudi. In 197, he gets rid of his last opponent, Albin, who had proclaimed august. Severe preparing the establishment of his dynasty by donating 194 title augusta Julia, his wife of Caesar Caracalla in 196, then 198 in august when Geta, his second son, became Caesar. Severe will spend two years to strengthen the borders of the empire by winning many victories over the Parthians (197-198), followed by Africa (207), and finally in Britain (208-211), where he died. uses cookies to guarantee a better user experience and to carry out statistics of visits.
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