A.D.) - AE3 - 18.49mm, 1.58gr
|Obverse - DN VALENS PF AVG
Valens, his pearl diademed and draped bust right.
|Reverse - SECVRITAS REIPUBLICAE
Victory advancing left, holding wreath and palm.
SM leaf RP in exergue.
|Minted in Rome at officina P,
between August 24, 367 and August 9, 378 A.D.
Pearce, M.A., "Roman Imperial Coinage", Volume 9 (RIC), Rome, p121, nr. 24b, or p122, nr. 28a, xiii
Sear, David R., "Roman Coins and their Values" (RCV 4th Revised Edition), p347, nr. 4118, variety from Rome mint
Carson, R.A.G., Hill, P.V., & Kent, J.P.C., "Late Roman Bronze Coinage", Part II, p61, nr 725 or 730
Van Meter, D., "Handbook of Roman Imperial Coins", p309, nr 49
Suarez, R., "Encyclopedia of Roman Imperial Coins" (ERIC), p518, nr.85 variation (B2, O6, R17, T30, M11)
Quality: Very Fine+