Solidus with bust of Valens
about A.D. 367–375
Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 4.42 gm. Die Axis: 6
Medium or Technique
Michael C. Ruettgers Gallery for Ancient Coins (Gallery 212C)
Obverse: Diademed, draped bust of Valens to left, holding globe (?) and sceptre.
Reverse: Valens and Valentinian enthroned, flanked left and right by kneeling bound captives.
VOTA PV VLICA
In ex.: star CONS diadem
By date unknown: with Numismatic Fine Arts, Edward Gans, 10 Rock Lane, Berkeley 8, California; October 14, 1964: purchased by MFA from Numismatic Fine Arts, Edward Gans
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour