Roman Emperor Aurelian Father Christmas (270-275 AD)

Roman Emperor Aurelian Father Christmas (270-275 AD)
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Product Specifications

Product ID: 43546
Year: Random
Grade: Average Circulated
Grade Service: None
Denomination: N/A
Mint Mark: Not Shown
Metal Content: 0 troy oz
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Manufacturer: Varies
Thickness: Varies
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Product Details

Only $34.99 per coin!
These authentic Roman coins from the 3rd Century are full of history, having circulated during turbulent ancient times. These would make great additions to any coin collection.

Coin Highlights:

  • Cast in Billon (base metal with small amounts of silver and copper).
  • Housed in a deluxe folder with a brief history and a certificate of authenticy.
  • Measures approximately 20 mm in diameter and is in Fine condition.

Own a piece of ancient history with this coin that is more than 1,700 years old! Add this Aurelian Father Christmas Coin to your cart today!

Born of humble parents, Aurelian went on to become a great general and finally Emperor from A.D. 270 - 275. Suprisingly, he can be considered the father of Christmas! Aurelian established December 25 as the Festival of Sol, the Sun God, in A.D. 275. The Christians later adopted this date for Christmas so that their celebration would not be detected.

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Roman Emperor Aurelian Father Christmas (270-275 AD)
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By  Mr. Spiffy

from Napoleon, Ohio


This is an excellent addition to my vintage coin collection. The story book that is included gives a great historical review of the time when the coin was minted.


  • Attractive Design
  • Collectible (lower mintage)

Great Christmas present!

By  Santa

from Bushkill, Pa.


This would be a great present for all those interested in the origins of Christmas. Of course the coin is old and very worn but it still would make a great gift. I bought several myself!


  • Attractive Design
  • Collectible (lower mintage)

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