About this artwork
The front (obverse) of this coin portrays the emperor Valens, wearing a diadem and facing right.
On the back (reverse), the goddess Victory walks to the left, holding a wreath and a palm.
- Currently Off View
- Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium
- Ancient Roman
- Coin Portraying Emperor Valens
- Roman Empire
- 364 CE–378 CE
- Obverse: D N VALENS P F AVG Reverse: SECVRITAS REIPVELICAE
- Diam. 1.9 cm; 2.38 g
- Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze