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Magnentius Centenionalis/AE 2

000_2072.JPG000_2071.JPG000_2070.JPG000_2027.JPG000_2055.JPG000_2054.JPG000_2019.JPG000_2068.JPG000_2067.JPG000_2066.JPG000_2064.JPG000_2030.JPG000_2063.JPG000_2062.JPG000_2060.JPGMagnentius Centenionalis/AE 2, Emperor (of the West) AD 350-353, Van Meter 24, 22 mm, Obverse: bare-headed, draped, and cuirassed bust of Magnentius facing right, DN MAGNENTIVS PF AVG, Reverse: Two Victories standing facing each other holding a shield (I’ve also seen this described as a wreath, which it looks more like!) inscribed VOT V MVLT X. And around: VICT DD NN (Christogram:Chi-Ro) AVG ET CAES, lovely light green/brown and sandy/desert patina make a very pretty contrast on this coin, wonderful and detailed portrait of Magnentius, very detailed Victories and devices, a superb little Chi-Ro at the very top, full and clear legends on both sides, graded EF/EF by the numismatist/dealer from whom I purchased it, a lovely coin and the Chi-Ro and reverse legend make this a scarcer variety for Magnentius, Asking price: $132 includes priority shipping and insurance000_2018.JPG

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Magnentius Centenionalis

000_1966.JPG000_1964.JPG000_1962.JPG000_1960.JPG000_1959.JPG000_1958.JPG000_1954.JPG000_1953.JPG000_1952.JPG23mm, 5.2 gms, RIC 41 Amiens mint (listed as scarce), AD 350-353, Obverse: bust of Magnentius facing right, DN MAGNENTIVS PF AVG, Reverse: Christogram (Chi Ro) flanked by Alpha and Omega, SALVS DD NN AVG ET CAES, legends worn as shown, graded EF/VF by the numismatist/dealer from whom I purchased the coin, very nice portrait of Magnentius, an impressive Chi Ro, a very nice centenionalis, Asking price: $160 includes priority mail and insurance000_1949.JPG

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