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brm_674755 - VALENS Nummus

VALENS Nummus AU
50.00 €(Approx. 56.50$ | 42.50£)
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Type : Nummus
Date: 367-375
Mint name / Town : Thessalonica
Metal : copper
Diameter : 18 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 2,83 g.
Rarity : R1
Officine: 3e
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un flan centré à l’usure superficielle. Belle patine vert foncé
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).
Obverse translation : “Dominus Noster Valens Pius Felix Augustus”, (Notre seigneur Valens pieux heureux auguste).

Reverse


Reverse legend : SECVRITAS - REIPVBLICAE/ (GAMMA)|-// TES.
Reverse description : Victoria (la Victoire) marchant à gauche, tenant une couronne de la main droite et une palme de la main gauche.
Reverse translation : “Securitas Rei Publicæ”, (La Sécurité du bien public).

Commentary


Rubans de type 3 aux extrémités vouletées.

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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