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brm_233272 - VALENS Nummus, (PB, Æ 3)

VALENS Nummus, (PB, Æ 3) AU
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Type : Nummus, (PB, Æ 3)
Date: 364
Mint name / Town : Thessalonica
Metal : copper
Diameter : 16,5 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 2,81 g.
Officine: 4e
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un flan ovale, un peu court sur les légendes. Beau portrait. Frappe molle au revers. Belle patine vert olive
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : D N VALEN-S P F AVG.
Obverse description : Buste diadémé, drapé et cuirassé de Valens à droite, vu de trois quarts en avant (A’a) , diadème perlé.
Obverse translation : “Dominus Noster Valens Pius Felix Augustus”, (Notre seigneur Valens pieux heureux auguste).

Reverse


Reverse legend : GLORIA RO-MANORVM/ *|*/(DELTA)// TES.
Reverse description : Valens debout à droite, vêtu militairement, tenant le labarum chrismé de la main gauche et de la main droite les cheveux d'un captif agenouillé.
Reverse translation : “Gloria Romanorum”, (La gloire des romains).

Commentary


Rubans de type 3 aux extrémités bouletées. Cabochon carré gemmé. Fibule ronde d’attache. Ptéryges fines sous le paludamentum.

Historical background


VALENS

(28/03/364-9/08/378) Flavius Valens

Valens, having been proclaimed by his august brother, was put in charge of governing the East. He was the first emperor killed in action since Decius, by the Goths at Adrianople on August 9 378.

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