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Maxentius

Marcus Aurelius Valerius Maxentius
Augustus (AD 306-312)  |  De Imperatoribus Romanis entry

Son in law to Galerius and son of Maximianus, Maxentius appointed himself emperor at Rome after he was passed over in Diocletian's choice of successors. He fell in battle against Constantine at the battle of the Milvan bridge


Obverse Legends on coins depicting Maxentius

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Coins of Maxentius currently available

Maxentius
Bronze follis issued AD 309/310.
Obv: IMP C MAXENTIVS PF AVG, Laureate head facing right.
Rev: CONSERV VRB SVAE, Emperor standing receiving globe from Roma seated within tetrastyle temple (AQΓ in ex.).<
Fine-Very Fine   |   AUD $100.00
Maxentius
Bronze follis issued AD 308-310.
Obv: IMP C MAXENTIVS PF AVG, Laureate head facing right.
Rev: CONSERV VRB SVAE, Roma seated inside hexastyle temple, wreath in pediment (RBQ in ex.).<
Nearly Extremely Fine   |   AUD $180.00