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Greek: CM.MC.7507-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Valerian I (AD 253-60)
Mint: Nicaea



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1906-11-22) by McClean, J. R.


253 - 260

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter 25 mm Weight 9.75 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Draped bust of Valerian, right, radiate; border of dots.

  • Text: [ ]?IKOVA?EPI[ANOC CE]B
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Radiate figure of Emperor standing left dressed in short chiton and high boots, apparently grasping in his right hand the left hand of a second figure similary attired; both hold sceptres; to right, behind emperor, a female figure, right; border of dots.

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.7507-R
Primary reference Number: 234792
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Audit data

Created: Monday 9 September 2019 Updated: Monday 9 September 2019 Last processed: Wednesday 13 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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