Clodius Albinus

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Mark Cartwright
published on 30 September 2013
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A marble bust of Clodius Albinus (150-197 CE) who, on the death of Pertinax in 193 CE, was declared Roman emperor by the legions in Britain and Hispania. (Capitoline Museums, Rome)

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About the Author

Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at WHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2013, September 30). Clodius Albinus. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Cartwright, Mark. "Clodius Albinus." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified September 30, 2013.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Clodius Albinus." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 30 Sep 2013. Web. 05 Aug 2021.