The circulation of bronze coinage in N. Gaul in the mid-fourth century A.D
- the numismatic evidence for the usurpation of Magnentius and its aftermath, 350-361
The aim of the thesis is to use numismatic evidence to extend the picture of N. Gaul in 350-361 which is available from other sources, and in particular to ascertain details about the usurpation of Magnentius in 350-353, the German invasions of 350-355 and the activities of Julian in 355-361.
103 hoards from Britain, Holland, Belgium, France, W. Germany and Switzerland are analysed, together with 54 site-finds from Belgi...Expand abstract
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- Wigg, David G.
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- This thesis was digitised thanks to the generosity of Dr Leonard Polonsky
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