Roman Empire, Crisis of the Third Century, Gallic Empire, Barbarous Radiate Imitations, in imitation of Tetricus I and II, struck c.250-c.280 CE, a lot of (8) coins

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Roman Empire, Crisis of the Third Century, Gallic Empire, Barbarous Radiate Imitations, in imitation of Tetricus I and II, struck c.250-c.280 CE, a lot of (8) coins

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  • Order Code: DL1078
  • Size: 15mm
  • Weight/Dimensions: 12 g
  • Metal: Bronze
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These crudes but imaginative copies of official Roman types circulated widely in Britain, Gaul and along the Rhine and Danubian frontiers. Rather than being contemporary forgeries they are perhaps better seen as local or even semi-official response to a shortage of official coinage within the empire. Examples of interesting good style, VF-EF, choice examples of these issues, A LOT, SOLD AS IS