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Augustus (AD 283/284)  |  De Imperatoribus Romanis entry

Son of Carus, he died in mysterious circumstances, possibly killed by his father-in-law Aper the praetorian prefect, or by Diocletian the commander of his protectores

Obverse Legends on coins depicting Numerian

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Coins of Numerian currently available

Silvered bronze antoninianus issued AD 283.
Obv: IMP NVMERIANVS AVG, Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust facing right.
Rev: IOVI VICTORI, Jupiter standing left, chlamys across shoulder, leaning on sceptre, Victory on globe in right hand; eagle at feet (KAB in ex.).<
Extremely Fine   |   AUD $230.00