Magnus Maximus; AE4 Arelate; camp gate
Description: Magnus Maximus (383 - 388 AD). AE4, Arelate mint. D N MAG MAXIMVS P F AVG; pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right / SPES ROMANORVM; camp-gate with no doors and two turrets, star above, TCON in ex.
Diameter: AE13 mm
Weight: 1,28 g
Attribution: RIC 29a
Commentary: scarce; dark grey-brown patina, some deposits
History: Maximus was born in Spain on the estates of Count Theodosius - his uncle and father of the emperor Theodosius I.
Article Number: 059-09-06-42384