About this artwork
The front of this coin portrays Mariniana, believed to be the wife of emperor Valerian and mother of emperor Gallienus, facing right.
On the back, a flying peacock is depicted.
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- Ancient and Byzantine Art
- Ancient Roman
- Antoninianus (Coin) Portraying Mariniana
- 254 AD
- Obverse: DIVAE MARINIANAE Reverse: CONSECRATIO
- Diam. 2.1 cm; 3.73 g
- Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze