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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: 378
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Diademed Bust
Valens
Winged Victory
Wreath
Outside Diameter:1.45cm

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. V. : Page/Fig./Plate: pl. LXI, 47v.View Objects related to this
[Book] Sear, David. 1954. Roman Coins and Their Values. : Page/Fig./Plate: p 336, no. 4018View Objects related to this

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