153 B. C. Silver roman republic denarius coin of C Maianius Denarius
Guaranteed Genuine ancient silver denarius. Helmeted head of Roma right, X behind / Victory in biga right, C MAIANI below, ROMA in ex. Crawford 203/1a, Sydenham 427. Well centered and nice luster with nice colorful gold, green and blue toning. Year 153 BC was a year of the pre-Julian Roman calendar. At the time it was known as the Year of the Consulship of Nobilior and Luscus or, less frequently, year 601 Ab urbe condita. The denomination 153 BC for this year has been used since the early medieval period, when the Anno Domini. Became the prevalent method in Europe for naming years. The uprisings in Rome’s. Provinces oblige the year’s consuls. To take office earlier than the traditional date of 15 March, a change that becomes permanent. Some suggest that, as a consequence, January 1. Becomes the first day of the Roman year. King Demetrius I Soter. S relations with Attalus II Philadelphus. And Ptolemy VI Philometor. Deteriorate to the point where they support a rival claimant to the Syrian. Who claims to be the son of the former Seleucid king Antiochus IV Epiphanes. And, therefore, a first cousin of Demetrius. He has been “discovered” by Heracleides, a former minister of Antiochus IV and brother of Timarchus. Who has been executed by Demetrius I Soter in 160 BC. After leading a revolt against him in Media. As a result of the rise of the pretender, Alexander Balas, Demetrius I Soter is forced to recall most of his garrisons in Judea. Whom he permits to recruit an army and to take back the hostages that the Syrians are holding in the city of Acre. Jonathan gladly accepts these terms, takes up residence in Jerusalem. And begins to fortify the city, becoming High Priest of Jurusalem. Substantial parts of the city of Sikyon. Are destroyed by an earthquake. The item “153 B. C. Silver roman republic denarius coin of C Maianius Denarius” is in sale since Wednesday, March 23, 2016. This item is in the category “Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ Ancient\Roman\ Republic (300 BC-27 BC)”. The seller is “silvermangold” and is located in Chicago, Illinois. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Italy
- Year: 153 BC
- Composition: Silver
- Historical Period: Roman: Republic (300 BC-27 BC)
- Denomination: Denarius
- Era: Ancient