Jovian; AE3 Sirmium; vows in wreath
Description: Jovian (363 - 364 AD). AE3, Sirmium mint. D N IOVIANVS P F AVG; diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right / VOT V MVLT X within wreath, ASIRM in ex.
Diameter: AE20 mm
Weight: 3,04 g
Attribution: RIC 118
Commentary: green patina, great portrait, obverse slightly off-center
History: Jovian reestablished Christianity as a state religion and after very brief time of apparent toleration issued two edicts subjecting those who worshiped ancestral gods, even privately, to the death penalty.
Article Number: 051-02-01-41652