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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2008.115.333
People
Valentinian II, Roman (r. 375-392 CE)
Title
Siliqua of Valentinian II, Trier
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
375-378
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Trier (Germania)
Period
Roman Imperial period, Late, to Early Byzantine
Culture
Roman
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/172773
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Silver
Metal
AR
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
1.92 g
Die Axis
12
Denomination
siliqua
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Obverse Inscription: D N VALENTINIANVS IVN P F AVG
  • Reverse Inscription: VICTOR-IA AVGGG
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RIC IX, 43, p. 22
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Transfer from the Alice Corinne McDaniel Collection, Department of the Classics, Harvard University
Accession Year
2008
Object Number
2008.115.333
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obverse: Bust of emperor r., draped, cuirassed, with pearl diadem.
Reverse: Winged Victory, holding wreath and palm, advancing r.; in exergue, TRPS.

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