Jovian AE1(28mm)

Ancient Coins - Jovian AE1(28mm)
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.



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SKU: 3854
US$ 145.00
€ 126.76
£ 99.96
AUD 193.51
CHF 139.66
CAD 185.89
Rates for: 05/05/16
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