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Coin Portraying Emperor Valentinian I

A work made of bronze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of bronze.

Date:

364-375

Artist:

Roman

About this artwork

The front (obverse) of this coin portrays the emperor Valentinian I, facing right.

On the back (reverse) Valentinian dominates a diminutive captive, shown to his right.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium

Culture

Ancient Roman

Title

Coin Portraying Emperor Valentinian I

Origin

Roman Empire

Date

364 CE–375 CE

Medium

Bronze

Inscriptions

Obverse: D N VALENTINEIANVS P F AVG Reverse: GLORIA ROMANORVM

Dimensions

Diam. 2 cm; 2.27 g

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze

Reference Number

1923.1374

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