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Magnus Maximus, July 383 - 28 July 388 A.D.
In July 383, the Roman troops in Britain, proclaimed general Magnus Maximus emperor. He immediately invaded Gaul, and drove Gratian before him until the latter was overrun and assassinated. After negotiations, Theodosius I recognized Magnus Maximus and his son, Flavius Victor, as emperors in Britannia and Gaul. Gratian's brother Valentinian II retained Italy, Pannonia, Hispania, and Africa. In 386 A.D., driven by reckless greed, Magnus Maximus invaded Italy, driving out Valentinian II, who fled to Theodosius I in Thessalonica. Theodosius marched west commanding an army of Goths, Huns and Alans and defeated Magnus Maximus at the Battle of the Save. On 28 August 388, Magnus Maximus surrendered at Aquileia and was executed. That fall, Theodosius' general Arbogast went to Trier and strangled young Flavius Victor. Valentinian II was restored as the Western Roman Emperor.
The dedicates this coin to the restoration of the Republic. The turreted woman symbolizes the cities and the state of , grateful to the Emperor who lifts her up while he holds the world in his hand and is crowned by .RL83497. Bronze maiorina, 26(a)3, II 553, 20650, 3, VF, , green , , 6.078 g, maximum 23.3 mm, 0o, 3rd , Constantia-Arelatum ( , France) mint, 25 Aug 383 - 28 Jul 388 A.D.; D N MAG , pearl-diademed, draped, and right; REPARATIO REIPVB, emperor standing facing, left, raising turreted woman with right hand, on globe in left hand, crowning him with and holding frond, TCON ( ) in ; $120.00 (€106.80)
After the Roman troops in Britain, proclaimed general emperor, he invaded Gaul and drove before him until the latter was overrun and assassinated. After negotiations, I recognized and his son, , as emperors in and Gaul. Gratian's brother retained Italy, , , and . In 386 A.D., driven by reckless greed, invaded Italy, driving out , who fled to I. Commanding an army of Goths, Huns and Alans, marched and defeated at the Battle of the Save. On 28 August 388, surrendered at and was executed.RL35000. Silver
In 386 A.D., invaded Italy, driving out , who took refuge with I. In 388, he was defeated by I at the Battle of the Save, surrendered, and was executed. was as Western Roman Emperor.SH21692. Bronze half
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