Palmyrene Empire, and , 270 - 275 A.D.
, son of the Palmyran Odenathus and , was declared but defeated his forces. He and were then taken to Rome where they lived in great comfort. The abbreviated titles of most likely were, Vir Clarissimus Romanorum (or Rex) Dux Romanorum. The of are interesting because they display both the Roman laurel and the Hellenistic royal diadem.RA79908. , 3107, 381, 1248a, 7, 353, 1, 11718, gVF, white metal, , , , slightly off center, 3.703 g, maximum 20.8 mm, 270o, 5th , Antioch (Antakya, Turkey) mint, Nov 270 - Mar 272 A.D.; IMP C AVRELIANVS AVG, and right, E below; VABALATHVS V C R IM D R, laureate, diademed, draped and right; $100.00 (€89.00)
, 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; (the of the Emperor), advancing right, raised in right hand, frond in left over shoulder; $95.00 (€84.55)
, Summer 276 - September 282 A.D.
The abbreviates 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; (time of peace and calm), emperor standing right receiving globe from standing left holding long behind in left, A• in center, XXI in ; $90.00 (€80.10)
Constantine the Great, Early 307 - 22 May 337 A.D.
Constantine reorganized the Roman army to consist of mobile units and garrison soldiers capable of countering internal threats and barbarian invasions. Constantine pursued successful campaigns against the tribes on the Roman frontiers - the Franks, the , the Goths, and the Sarmatians - even resettling territories abandoned by his predecessors during the turmoil of the previous century.RL65366. reduced , Antioch 86, I 1356, 16359, aEF, attractive black with highlighting red earthen desert fill, 2.670 g, maximum 17.0 mm, 0o, 2nd , Antioch (Antakya, Turkey) mint, 330 - 333 and 335 A.D.; CONSTANTINVS MAX AVG, laurel and rosette diademed, draped, and right; (glory of the army), two soldiers standing facing, heads turned inward , two standards in center between them, each holds a spear in outer hand and rests inner hand on grounded , SMANB in ; $80.00 (€71.20)
, August 253 - September 268 A.D.
In Roman mythology, and , were the twin sons of the Virgin , fathered by the god of war, . They were abandoned in the as infants. , a shepherd, found the infants being suckled by the she-wolf ( ) at the foot of the Palatine . Their cradle, in which they had been abandoned, was on the overturned under a fig tree. and his wife, Acca Larentia, raised the children. was the first of Rome.RA73653. , 1628c, 46b, S628, S194, 10171 var. ( left), gVF, full circles strike on a broad , much , porous, 3.435 g, maximum 22.8 mm, 180o, Antioch mint, 264 - 265 A.D.; GALLIENVS AVG, and draped right, seen from behind; , she-wolf standing right, left, the twins and suckling below, branch right in ; $75.00 (€66.75)
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