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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1976.79.882
People
Valentinian II, Roman (r. 375-392 CE)
Title
Bronze Coin of Valentinian II, Antioch
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
378-383
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Asia, Antioch (Syria)
Period
Roman Imperial period, Late, to Early Byzantine
Culture
Roman Imperial
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/181963
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Bronze
Metal
AE
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
1.68 g
Die Axis
6
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Obverse Inscription: D N VALENTINIANVS P F AVG
  • Reverse Inscription: CONCORDIA AVGGG
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RIC IX, 45b, p. 285
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Unspecified Collection
Accession Year
1976
Object Number
1976.79.882
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: Constantinopolis seated facing, head l. on throne, holding scepter in l. hand and globe in r. hand. Θ in field to l.; Φ and Κ in field to r. ANTB in exergue.

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