Valentinian I; AE1 Heraclea; emperor standing
Description: Valentinian I (364 - 375 AD). AE1, Double Maiorina, Heraclea mint 364-367 AD. D N VALENTINIANVS P F AVG; diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right / RESTITVTOR REIPVBLICAE; emperor standing right, holding vexillum and Victory on globe, SMHB in ex.
Diameter: AE27 mm
Weight: 7,62 g
Attribution: RIC IX 191
Commentary: rare; black patina, some roughness and minor pitting, sharp obverse, perfectly centered
History: Valentinian was the last emperor to really concentrate his resources on the western part of the Roman Empire.
Article Number: 018-04-05-41652