Jovian AE1(28mm)

Ancient Coins - Jovian AE1(28mm)
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Jovian AE1. DN IOVIANVS PF PP AVG, diademed, draped & cuirassed bust rt / VICTORIA ROMANORVM, Jovian standing front with Victory & labaram inscribed with a chi-rho, TESA in ex. VF

 

Jovian was the captain of the imperian guard under Julian II and was proclaimed emperor when Julian died in 363 AD. A pathetic character, he was a feeble leader at best, and is said to have been accidentally asphyxiated by a charcoal brazier in his bedroom just a few months later.

Price SKU: 3854
US$ 145.00
  • € 129.60
  • £ 112.88
  • AUD 194.99
  • CHF 141.27
  • CAD 195.09

Rates for: 05/29/17

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