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Coin with bust of Valentinian I

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Obverse: Bust of Valentinian left, diademed, draped, right. DNVALENTINI ANVSPFAVG Reverse: Valentinian, in military dress, standing right, head left, with left hand on head of captive kneeling right and right hand holding labarum. GLO[R]IARO MANORVM in field left: M in field right:...

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By date unknown: with General Luigi Palma di Cesnola (from Cyprus); May 16, 1872: purchased by MFA from General Luigi Palma di Cesnola for $ 1,704.39 (this figure is the total price for MFA 72.1-72.473 and 72.4871-72.4900)

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Museum purchase with funds donated by subscription

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 364–375


Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 2.33 gm.

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The Ancient World


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