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Usurper (AD 268)

Aurelous was a general of Gallienus who finally rebelled in AD 268. Gallienus was murdered whilst beseiging him. The new regime however also had Aurelous murdered

Obverse Legends on coins depicting Aureolus

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Coins of Aureolus currently available