Coin with bust of Valens
Mint: Mysia, Cyzicus
Diameter: 17.5 mm. Weight: 2.62 gm. Die axis: 7
Medium or Technique
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Obverse: Diademed, cuirassed, and draped bust of Valens to right.
Reverse: Valens holding a labarum in his left hand and dragging a barbarian by the hair with his right hand..
GLORIARO MANORVM in ex.: SMKgamma
Acquired in the division of coins following the excavations at Assos. Some coins in the group were said to have been "purchased from natives of the surrounding district." No specific findspot is known for this coin. 1884: gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to the Museum of Fine Arts
Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America