Didius Julianus, Denarius, Rome, AU(50-53), Silver! Denarius – Denarius, silver. Date of issue: 193. Weight: 2.44 g. The head of Didian Julian in the laurel wreath to the right. RECTOR ORBIS – Didi Julian in toga stands in the front head to the left holds the globe in his right hand left hand with a scroll at his side. Didius Julianus Roman emperor. Didius Julianus (Latin: Marcus Didius Severus Julianus Augustus; 30 January 133 or 2 February 137 1 June 193) was Roman emperor for nine weeks during 193, the Year of the Five Emperors. A civil war ensued in which three rival generals laid claim to the imperial throne. Septimus Severus, commander of the legions in Pannonia and the nearest of the generals to Rome, marched on the capital gathering support along the way and easily defeating those sent to impede his progress. Abandoned by the Senate and the Praetorian Guard, Julianus was killed by a soldier in the palace and succeeded by Severus. Concordia standing left holding legionary eagle & standard. IMP CAES M DID IVLIAN AVG. There are no exceptions to this rule. The item “Didius Julianus, Denarius, Rome, AU(50-53), Silver, Very Rare Coins” is in sale since Tuesday, September 26, 2017. This item is in the category “Coins\Coins\Ancient\Roman\Roman Imperial (96-235AD)”. The seller is “quy4elex69″ and is located in Ilford. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Denomination: Denarius
- Metal: Silver