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Solidus with bust of Julian II

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Obverse: Diademed, draped, cuirassed bust of Julian II to right. FLCLIVLIA NVSPPAVG Reverse: Reverse: Soldier in military attire, right hand on kneeling barbarian at left, in left hand, trophy. VIRTVSEXERCI TVSROMANORVM in ex.: dot SIRM wreath There are the remains of a gold circular...

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Said to have been Cahn sale, October 15, 1929, lot 857; by 1951: L. A. Lawrence Collection (sold at Glendining & Co., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, January 17, 1951, lot 946); by date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; 1998 year-end gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, accessioned January 27, 1999

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Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 361–363




Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 5.85 gm. Die Axis: 6

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The Ancient World


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