Lot 11

VALENTINIAN I (364-375)
Solidus. Nicomedy (364). 4,51 g.
A/ D N VALENTINI-ANVS P F AVG Diademed, draped and armoured bust of Valentinian I on the right.
R/ RESTITVTOR - REIPVBLICAE/ --// SMNI The emperor standing facing the front, head to the right, holding a labarum in his right hand and a globe in his left.
Cohen VIII, p. 90, no. 28 - RIC. IX, p. 250, n° 1b3 (Vienna).
Well centered and of very beautiful style. Superb copy.
Provenance:
Ratto, March 8, 1946.

Location of the item
France - 75002 Paris