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Allectus

Allectus
Usurper (AD 293-296)

Allectus murdered the usurper Carausius and inherited his British-based empire. He was defeated in the invasion by Constantius I and killed


Obverse Legends on coins depicting Allectus

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Coins of Allectus currently available

Allectus
Bronze antoninianus issued AD 293-295.
Obv: IMP C ALLECTVS PF AVG, Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust facing right.
Rev: PROVIDENTIA AVG, Providentia standing holding globe and cornucopiae, S A across field (ML in ex.).
Good Fine   |   AUD $90.00
Allectus
Bronze antoninianus issued AD 293-295.
Obv: IMP C ALLECTVS PF AVG, Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust facing right.
Rev: PROVID AVG, Providentia standing holding rod and cornucopiae, globe at feet, S A across field (ML in ex.).
Nice Very Fine   |   AUD $150.00
Allectus
Bronze antoninianus issued AD 294/295.
Obv: IMP C ALLECTVS PF AVG, Radiate, cuirassed bust facing right.
Rev: PAX AVG, Pax standing holding branch and sceptre, S A across field.
Very Fine   |   AUD $165.00