, 13 March 222 - March 235 A.D.
In 231, led a formidable army into the east. In a great battle Alexander defeated Artaxerxes and drove him back from the frontiers of Rome. He returned to Rome, where he received a triumph for his over the Persians.RS73592. Silver , 561, 302, 1020, 190 var (no ), cf. 7930 (obv , right on rev, etc.), VF, , interesting eastern , 2.643 g, maximum 18.0 mm, 0o, Antioch (Antakya, Turkey) mint, 228 - 231 A.D.; IMP SEV ALEXAND AVG, laureate and draped right; , advancing right, wreath raised in right hand, frond in left over shoulder; $125.00 (€110.00)
, 20 November 284 - 1 May 305 A.D.
A sum of Greek numerals E (5) and ∆ (4) is used to indicate the 9th in order to avoid using Θ (9). Because they sound alike, theta (Θ) was associated with Thanatos, the daemon personification of death. Theta used as a warning symbol of death, in the same way that skull and crossbones are used in modern times. It survives on potsherds used by Athenians voting for the death penalty. Also, after a funeral "Nine Days of Sorrow," were solemnly observed by the family. Romans avoided the use of theta, as we avoid the use of the number 13 today.RA73872. , , 2, 322; 34; 12637, gVF, nice portrait, bold full circles strike, green , some , 4.317 g, maximum 22.3 mm, 0o, 9th Antioch (Antakya, Turkey) mint, 293 - 295 A.D.; IMP C C VAL DIOCLETIANVS , draped and right; , receiving on globe from Jupiter, E∆ ( 9) center bottom, •XXI in ; $125.00 (€110.00)
, 11 November 308 - 18 September 324 A.D.
On 8 October 314, at the Battle of Cibalae, Constantine defeated Licinius near Cibalae (modern Vinkovci, Croatia). Licinius was forced to flee to , and lost all of the Balkans except for . The two initiated peace negotiations, but they failed and they would not make peace until 1 March 317.RB71428. , Antioch 8 (R4), I5244, 108, gVF, nice portrait, on a , 4.105 g, maximum 19.6 mm, 180o, 8th , Antioch (Antakya, Turkey) mint, 313 - 314 A.D.; IMP C VAL LICIN LICINIVS , laureate right; , Jupiter standing left, nude but for cloak over shoulders, on globe in right offering wreath, long vertical behind in left, at feet with wreath in beak, wreath over H over III in right , ANT in ; $120.00 (€105.60)
, Summer 260 - Early Summer 261 A.D.
Jupiter or , Zeus to the Greeks, was the of the gods and the god of sky and thunder, and of laws and social order. As the deity of ancient Rome, he was the chief god of the Capitoline Triad, with his sister and wife . The father of , he is therefore the grandfather of and , the legendary founders of Rome.SH73066. , 8a, 9, 10803, F, 3.765 g, maximum 21.2 mm, 0o, Antioch (Antakya, Turkey) mint, IMP C FVL MACRIANVS , and right; , Jupiter seated left, in right, in left, at feet, upper left; ; $120.00 (€105.60)
, Summer 276 - September 282 A.D.
The abbreviates Clementia Temporum, which can be translated "a time of peace and calm."RS65435. , , 2, 921, EF, 4.138 g, maximum 22.5 mm, 180o, 1st , Antioch (Antakya, Turkey) mint, IMP C PROBVS AVG, , draped and right, from behind; , emperor standing right receiving globe from Jupiter standing left holding long behind in left, A• in center, XXI ; $100.00 (€88.00)
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