A COLLECTION OF 18 ROMAN BRONZE COINS
Catalog:Coins:Roman: stock #55649
c. 2nd Century A.D.-4th Century A.D.
A small and very nice collection of 18 Ancient Roman Bronze Coins. This lot includes coins of several Roman Emperors and denominations. Such as Emperor Diocletian 284-305 A.D.; Follis of Maximianus, 286-305 A.D.; Emperor Probus 276-282 A.D.; Emperor Licinius I, 308-324 A.D.; Emperor Constantius II 337-361 A.D.; Constantine I the Great 307 -337 A.D.; as well as others. The coins in this lot were found in deferent significant locations in the Holy Land including Jerusalem , Bethlehem, Hebron and Jericho. Good to very good condition. Natural patina, uncleaned.
10-25 mm diameter; 2-12 g per coin.
Shipping and Certificate of Authenticity included in price.
Export Approval from Israel Antiquities Authority.
Roman Imperial coins are characteristically known for having the portrait of the existing ruler(s) on the obverse, while the reverse holds the image of a deity or sacred building. Names and titles remain minimal and abbreviated on early Imperial coins - the images are left to speak for themselves.