Vintage Ancient Roman Bronze Centenionalis Barbarian Coin Emperor Magnentius - 350 AD
Ancient Roman bronze coin of the Emperor Magnentius, (Flavius Magnus Magnentius) dating to approximately 350 - 351 A.D. Minted in Trier, Germany.
The obverse of the coin depicts a fabulous portrait of the Emperor with draped bust, right. The legend reads;
D[ominvs] N[oster] MAGNENTIVS P[ivs] F[elix] AVG[vstvs].
"Our lord Magnentius, dutiful and happy Augustus"
The reverse shows the Emperor, in military dress, galloping right, without shield, spearing barbarian with outstretched arms, shield and broken spear below horse. The legend reading;
"The Glory of the Romans"
TRS - Trier mint mark in exergue.
A fabulous coin.
Diameter: 23 mm.
Weight: 3.3 g.
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