Valerian I AD 253-260. Sestertius (AE; 26-27mm; 14.61g; 12h) Rome, 1st issue, 253-254. IMP C P LIC [VALER]IANVS AVG PAX Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust to right. Rev. PAX AVGG / S-C Pax standing left, holding branch in right hand and sceptre in left. Extremely rare, only two known. The second piece in Holmes collection, 19.
C. - ; Holmes collection 19; MIR 36, 27g (1 known) this coin illustrated; mt 1, 2009 p. 122 and pl.3 (this coin illustrated); RIC V, I -.
This coin is illustrated in Göbl MIR pl.4 and from the stock of Numisphil Aarau 1968.