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Julian II "the Apostate," February 360 - 26 June 363 A.D.
Alexandria, the ancient capital city of the Ptolemaic Kingdom and Roman Egypt, was founded by and named for Alexander the Great. Under Roman rule, Alexandria was the mint location for the province and became a regular imperial mint in 294 - 421 A.D. and 457 - 474 A.D. Roman mint marks for Alexandria included AL, ALE, ALEX, and SMAL. The mint was reopened by the Byzantines 525 -646 A.D.
BB19853. Bronze centenionalis, RIC VIII Alexandria 91, gVF, some cleaning scratches, 3rd officina, Alexandria mint, weight 3.490g, maximum diameter 18.7mm, die axis 180o
, summer 361 - 26 Jun 363 A.D.; obverse D N FL CL IVLIANVS P F AVG, pearl-diademed, helmeted and cuirassed bust left, spear in right, shield in left; reverse VOT / X / MVLT / XX in four lines within wreath, ALEΓ between branches in exergue; SOLD
Catalog current as of Thursday, August 22, 2019.
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