The can be translated, "Happy Times Restored" but we prefer to loosely translate it to the more lyrical expression, "Happy Days are Here Again!" To a Roman, spearing a barbarian was happy time!RB71440. maiorina, 74, II 2838, 1, 18997, 17, aEF, some , , 5.005 g, maximum 21.7 mm, 315o, 1st , mint, 28 Sep 351 - 353 A.D.; D N CONSTANTIVS , draped and right; FEL TEMP REPARATIO (happy times ), soldier advancing left, spearing bare-headed bearded fallen horseman who extends arm toward soldier, on ground at feet, Γ upper left, ALEA in ; $90.00 (€80.10)
was a cousin of and was made in 351 A.D. He was given command of the Eastern provinces while was in the . His rule was so harsh and cruel that Constantius recalled him to in 354, and then had him arrested and executed before he reached Italy.RL77784. maiorina, 347, II 1217, 18973, 13, VF, attractive lime green , , , 4.353 g, maximum 20.8 mm, 180o, 2nd , (Sisak, Croatia) mint, 28 Sep 351 - winter 354 A.D.; D N CONSTANTIVS IVN , bare-headed, draped and right, A behind; FEL TEMP REPARATIO (happy times ), helmeted soldier with on his left arm spearing a fallen horseman, I left, BSIS•S• in ; $36.00 (€32.04)
On 15 March 351 elevated his 25-year-old cousin to at in . He arranged a marriage with his sister and put him in charge of the Eastern Roman Empire. marched with a large army (60,000 men) to fight against Magnus .SH35068.
maiorina, 461b2; -, -, Uncirculated, 6.095 g, maximum 22.6 mm, 180o, 1st , (Sremska Mitrovica, Serbia) mint, 28 Sep 351 - winter 354 A.D.; D N CONSTANTIVS IVN , bare-headed, draped and right, A behind; FEL TEMP REPARATIO (happy times ), soldier standing left, spearing fallen horseman, on ground at feet, III upper left, ASIRM in ; ex Glenn ; extremely ; SOLD
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