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RGS, Julian the Apostate, AD 360-363
Gold solidus, 22.1mm, 4.46g, EF
Struck at Antioch in Syria c. AD 362-3
FL CL IVLIA-NVS P F AVG, diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust right, with long beard / VIRTVS EXERCI-TVS ROMANORVM, helmeted soldier advancing right, head left, dragging captive with right and holding trophy over shoulder; ANT A in exergue. RCOA
Ex: Freeman & Sear
RIC 197 (citing a specimen at Vienna); Cohen 79 var
File information
Album name:Lawrence Woolslayer / Gold collection
Rating (16 votes): (Details)
Keywords:Julian II Julian the Apostate Julian the Philosopher Antioch Soldier
File Size:101 KB
Date added:Aug 08, 2006
Dimensions:600 x 281 pixels
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areich  [Aug 08, 2006 at 05:17 PM]
A wonderful coin!
Pscipio  [Aug 08, 2006 at 05:18 PM]
Jochen  [Aug 08, 2006 at 06:10 PM]
The first Julian solidus I see!
Ginolerhino  [Aug 08, 2006 at 08:55 PM]
One must wear dark glasses to look at it. What about an even more detailed scan twice as big ?
b70  [Aug 09, 2006 at 07:25 AM]
Potator II  [Aug 09, 2006 at 08:30 AM]
Fantastic coin, ten stars
Noah  [Apr 10, 2007 at 12:21 AM]
*Alex  [Nov 18, 2011 at 12:46 PM]
Quality example from the superb Antioch mint.
.QVINTVS.FABIVS.MAXIMVS.  [Jul 04, 2018 at 08:21 PM]