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Clodius Albinus

Clodius Albinus
Caesar (AD 195-197)  |  De Imperatoribus Romanis entry

Governor of Britain and rival of Spetimius Severus for the empire. Severus made him his heit so that he could deal with Niger. With Niger out of the way, Severus turned on Albinus and defeated him


Obverse Legends on coins depicting Clodius Albinus

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Coins of Clodius Albinus currently available

Clodius Albinus
Silver denarius issued AD 195.
Obv: D CLO SEP ALBIN CAES, Bare head facing right.
Rev: COS II, Aesculapius standing feeding snake coiled around staff.<
Fine-Very Fine   |   AUD $300.00