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Pupienus

M. Clodius Pupienus Maximus
Augustus (AD 238)  |  De Imperatoribus Romanis entry

After Gordian and his son were defeated in Africa, the Senate continued its revolt against Maximinus by appointing two of their number to be co Emperor: Balbinus and Pupienus. The mob at Rome preferred a descendant of Gordian and elevated his young grandson instead. Balbinus and Pupienus were killed before the year ended


Obverse Legends on coins depicting Pupienus

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