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Billon radiate of Valerian I, Lugdunum, AD 258.: CM.128-2019

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Billon radiate of Valerian I, Lugdunum, AD 258.


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



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2019-01-28) by Bankle, T.


Production date: AD 0258

Components of the work

Object composed of billon Diameter 23 mm Die Axis 20 degrees Weight 2.77 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Radiate, draped bust, right.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Salus, standing left, holding long staff, feeding from patera a snake rising from altar to left.

  • Text: SALVS AVGG
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.128-2019
Primary reference Number: 301714
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 5 August 2021 Updated: Thursday 5 August 2021 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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