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Jovian

Flavius Jovianus
Augustus (AD 363/364)  |  De Imperatoribus Romanis entry

Jovian was quickly appointed emperor by the a council of the army after the sudden death of Julian. He was a Christian and turned back some of Julian pro-pagan reforms. He died however the next year.


Obverse Legends on coins depicting Jovian

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Coins of Jovian currently available

Jovian
Bronze AE3 issued AD 363/364.
Obv: DN IOVIANVS PF AVG, Diademed, draped and cuirassed bust facing left.
Rev: VOT V MVLT X, Vows in wreath (HERACB in ex.).<
Fine-Very Fine   |   AUD $70.00
Jovian
Bronze AE3 issued AD 363/364.
Obv: DN IOVIANVS PF AVG, Diademed, draped bust facing right.
Rev: VOT V MVLT X, Vows in wreath (HERACA in ex.).<
Very Fine   |   AUD $100.00