Miliarense with bust of Valentinian II

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 388–392


Mint: Lugdunum

Dimensions

Diameter: 23.5 mm. Weight: 3.86 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

1971.636

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Valentinian II, draped, cuirassed, right, with pearl diadem.
DNVALENTINI ANVSPFAVG
Reverse: Emperor standing facing, head left, left hand on shield, right holding standard.
GLORIA ROMANORVM in exergue: LVGPS

Provenance

By date unknown: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; December 8, 1971: purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen, A.G.

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour