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SEVERUS II as Caesar Authentic Ancient 305AD Roman Coin GENIUS NGC MS i83548

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SEVERUS II as Caesar Authentic Ancient 305AD Roman Coin GENIUS NGC MS i83548
SEVERUS II as Caesar Authentic Ancient 305AD Roman Coin GENIUS NGC MS i83548
SEVERUS II as Caesar Authentic Ancient 305AD Roman Coin GENIUS NGC MS i83548
SEVERUS II as Caesar Authentic Ancient 305AD Roman Coin GENIUS NGC MS i83548

SEVERUS II as Caesar Authentic Ancient 305AD Roman Coin GENIUS NGC MS i83548
Item: i83548 Authentic Ancient Coin of. (with Galerius) Bronze Follis 27mm (8.44 grams) Lugdunum (Lyon) mint, 1st officina. Struck circa 1 May 305 – early 307 A. Reference: RIC VI 199a; Sear 14632 Certification: NGC Ancients. MS Strike: 5/5 Surface: 5/5 5872968-009 SEVERVS NOB C, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right. GENIO POPVLI ROMANI, Genius standing left by altar, modius on head, naked but for chlamys over left shoulder, holding patera and cornucopiae; star in right field; mintmark PLG in exergue. Severus II (Latin: Flavius Valerius Severus Augustus ; died September 307), was a Western Roman Emperor from 306 to 307. After failing to besiege Rome, he fled to Ravenna. It is thought that he was killed there or executed near Rome. Officer in the Roman army. Severus was of humble birth, born in Northern Illyria around the middle of the third century AD. He rose to become a senior officer in the Roman army, and as an old friend of Galerius, that emperor ordered that Severus be appointed Caesar of the Western Roman Empire, a post that he succeeded to on 1 May 305. He thus served as deputy-emperor to Constantius I (Constantius Chlorus), Augustus of the western half of empire. On the death of Constantius I in Britain in the summer of 306, Severus was promoted to Augustus by Galerius, in opposition to the acclamation of Constantine I (Constantius’ son) by his own soldiers. When Maxentius, the son of the retired emperor Maximian, revolted at Rome, Galerius sent Severus to suppress the rebellion. Severus moved towards Rome from his capital, Mediolanum, at the head of an army previously commanded by Maximian. Fearing the arrival of Severus, Maxentius offered Maximian the co-rule of the empire. Maximian accepted, and when Severus arrived under the walls of Rome and besieged it, his men deserted to Maximian, their old commander. Severus fled to Ravenna, an impregnable position. Maximian offered to spare his life and treat him humanely if he surrendered peaceably, which he did in March or April 307. Despite Maximian’s assurance, Severus was nonetheless displayed as a captive and later imprisoned at Tres Tabernae. One belief is that when Galerius himself invaded Italy to suppress Maxentius and Maximian, the former ordered Severus’s death, and that he was executed (or forced to commit suicide) on 16 September 307 at Tres Tabernae , near the current Cisterna di Latina. Another belief is that Severus II was killed in Ravenna. Severus was survived by his son Flavius Severianus. World-renowned expert numismatist, enthusiast, author and dealer in authentic ancient Greek, ancient Roman, ancient Byzantine, world coins & more. Ilya Zlobin is an independent individual who has a passion for coin collecting, research and understanding the importance of the historical context and significance all coins and objects represent. Send me a message about this and I can update your invoice should you want this method. Getting your order to you, quickly and securely is a top priority and is taken seriously here. Great care is taken in packaging and mailing every item securely and quickly. What is a certificate of authenticity and what guarantees do you give that the item is authentic? You will be very happy with what you get with the COA; a professional presentation of the coin, with all of the relevant information and a picture of the coin you saw in the listing. Additionally, the coin is inside it’s own protective coin flip (holder), with a 2×2 inch description of the coin matching the individual number on the COA. Whether your goal is to collect or give the item as a gift, coins presented like this could be more prized and valued higher than items that were not given such care and attention to. When should I leave feedback? Please don’t leave any negative feedbacks, as it happens sometimes that people rush to leave feedback before letting sufficient time for their order to arrive. The matter of fact is that any issues can be resolved, as reputation is most important to me. My goal is to provide superior products and quality of service. How and where do I learn more about collecting ancient coins? Visit the Guide on How to Use My Store. For on an overview about using my store, with additional information and links to all other parts of my store which may include educational information on topics you are looking for. The item “SEVERUS II as Caesar Authentic Ancient 305AD Roman Coin GENIUS NGC MS i83548″ is in sale since Tuesday, April 7, 2020. This item is in the category “Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ Ancient\Roman\ Imperial (27 BC-476 AD)”. The seller is “highrating_lowprice” and is located in Rego Park, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Certification Number: 5872968-009
  • Certification: NGC
  • Grade: MS*
  • Ruler: Severus II

SEVERUS II as Caesar Authentic Ancient 305AD Roman Coin GENIUS NGC MS i83548