Obverse: Bust of Valerian, laureate, right, wearing paludamentum, cuirass and aegis. [inscription]. Reverse: Elpis standing left, holding flower in raised right hand and raising skirt of chilton with left. Inscription left and right in field.
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