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Miliarense with bust of Valentinian II

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Obverse: Bust of Valentinian II, draped, cuirassed, right, with pearl diadem. DNVALENTINI ANVSPFAVG Reverse: Emperor standing facing, head left, left hand on shield, right holding standard. GLORIA ROMANORVM in exergue: LVGPS

Provenance

By date unknown: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; December 8, 1971: purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen, A.G.

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 388–392

Mint

Lugdunum

Dimensions

Diameter: 23.5 mm. Weight: 3.86 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

1971.636

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins