Valentinian I; AE3 Arles; Victory
Description: Valentinian I (364 - 375 AD). AE3 Arles mint. D N VALENTINIANVS P F AVG; pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right; / SECVRITAS REIPVBLICAE; Victory advancing left, wreath in right, palm frond in left, OF II across fields, globe right, CON in ex.
Diameter: AE18 mm
Weight: 2,26 g
Attribution: RIC IX 9a
Commentary: well centered, small edge break
History: Valentinian died in the course of an audience for Sarmatian envoys after suffering a stroke during his attack of rage.
Article Number: 004-05-05-41652