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Decentius

Magnus Decentius
Caesar (AD 351-353)

Brother (or cousin) of the usurper Magnentius, he was briefly made Caesar, before Magnentius was defeated by Constantius


Obverse Legends on coins depicting Decentius

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Coins of Decentius currently available

Decentius
Bronze AE3 issued AD 351/352.
Obv: MAG DECENTIVS NOB CAES, Bare-headed, draped bust facing right, B behind.
Rev: VICT DD NN AVG ET CAES, Two Victories facing each other holding shield between them (R in ex.).
Good Fine   |   AUD $120.00
Decentius
Bronze AE3 issued AD 351/352.
Obv: DN DECENTIVS NOB CAES, Bare-headed, draped bust facing right.
Rev: VICTORIAE DD NN AVG ET CAE, Two Victories holding wreath encircling VOT V MVLT X, SV below (RSLG in ex.).
Nice Very Fine   |   AUD $120.00