Sestertius with bust of Valerian I
about A.D. 255–256
Diameter 32 mm. Weight: 15.99 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Bust of Valerian I, laureate, draped, and cuirassed to right.
Reverse: Victory standing front, head left, holding wreath in raised right hand and long palm in left.
[VI] C [T] ORIAAV GG left and right in field: S C
By 1888: with van Lennep, Smyrna; purchased by MFA from van Lennep, January 5, 1888, for $75.00 (this figure is the total price for 88.12-88.262)
Benjamin Pierce Cheney Donation