Maximian, 286 - 305, 306 - 308, and 310 A.D.
In 297, Maximian began an offensive against the Berbers in Mauritania, driving them back into their homelands in the Mountains. He spent the of the winter in . On 10 March 297, emperor Maximian returned to making a triumphal entry into the city after having completed a successful campaign against the Berbers.RB73639. , 21b (C), 106, 13231, 66 var. (H left), F, , porous, slightly rough, 11.058 g, maximum 27.9 mm, 180o, 2nd , (near Tunis, Tunisia) mint, 1st reign, c. 297 A.D.; IMP MAXIMIANVS , laureate right; ADVENT NN (to the happy arrival of our two emperors), standing facing, left, wearing elephant-skin head-dress, in left hand, tusk in right hand, with captured bull at feet, B left, PKS in ; ; $100.00 (€89.00)
, Tarraconensis, , c. 27 B.C. - 14 A.D.
The magistrates are quinquennial duumvirs P. Turullius and Albinus (for the 2nd time). In 30/29 B.C., the of and requested permission to as a living god. "Republican" despised the worship of a living man, but an outright refusal might offend their loyal allies. A cautious formula was drawn up, non-Romans could only establish a cult for jointly with dea . Most references date this to the reign of but some to early in the reign of .RP84556. Bronze
, 3145b, 175 (19 spec.), 602, 131-14, 32, 497, 1483, F/gVF, rough, off center, 4.593 g, maximum 20.3 mm, 135o, mint, c. 27 B.C. - 14 A.D.; walking left, before, P TVRVLLIO / V•I•N•K• in two lines above, II•VIR / QVINQV in two lines below; M POSTV ALBINVS clockwise above, II•VIR QVINQ counterclockwise below, inscribed AVGVSTO on , closed doors, V•I•-N•K• divided across at center; ; SOLD
, February 307 - 28 October 312 A.D.
This coin refers to the fortune provided by to the emperors. When the Nile floods were deficient and suffered scarcity, Roman ships importing wheat steered for , from which they brought back a sufficient supply to the eternal city. RT64550.
, 51a, 103, 14944, VF, on a full , 10.839 g, maximum 29.1 mm, 0o, 4th , (near Tunis, Tunisia) mint, as , late 306 A.D.; MAXENTIVS , laureate right; SALVIS ET , standing facing, left, holding up fruits in both , H left, ∆ in ; very ; SOLD
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