University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-129-42
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Maker: Valens
Period: Imperial Roman Period
Date Made: 364-378 AD
Early Date: 364
Late Date: 364-378 AD
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Diademed Bust
Valens
Winged Victory
Wreath
Outside Diameter:1.45 cm
Credit Line:Deposited by John MacLeod. pre-1929

Description

Large chunks taken off top and bottom edges -- about 1/3 of coin missing. Dark green and brown patina. Obverse: Bust of Valens facing r. ---VAL--- diademedhead. Reverse: Winged Victory holding wreath advancing l. --URITAS ---BLI----. (SECURITAS REPUBLICAE) AE 4. Similar to AE 3.


Bibliography:

[Book] Mazzini, Giuseppe. 1963. Monete Imperiali Romane.. Vol. V. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pl. LXI, 47v.View Objects related to this Type Citation
[Book] Sear, David. 1954. Roman Coins and Their Values.. London. B. A. Seaby. : Page/Fig./Plate: p 336, no. 4018View Objects related to this

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