Pescennius Niger

Reece Period attributed: Period 10

Obverse image of a coin of Pescennius Niger

Member of the 193-197 dynasty.

Coins for this issuer were issued from 193 until 194.

After the murder of Pertinax, Niger was declared emperor by his troops. He was defeated four times by Severus and executed near the Euphrates in 194.

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Record: BUC-9298E5
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