A.K.Collection: Coin ID G05 from Lot no. 1070

   

Alexandria Valerian I AD 253-260. Tetradrachm (Potin; 21-23mm; 10.10g; 12h) 254/255. A K Π ΛΙ OVAΛEPIANOC EV EV C Laureate and cuirassed bust of Valerian with aegis to right. Rev. Eagle standing left, looking back, wreath in beak and wings open; in field, L - B (= year 2).

Alexandria p. 44 and p. 131 pl. 18 (this coin illustrated); BMC p. 281, 2143; Dattari 5188; Geissen 2853.

From the Stöcklin collection and from the stock of F. Sternberg, Zurich 1975.

 

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