BITHYNIA Nicaea Valerian I AD 253-260. Bronze (AE; 24-26mm; 7.71g; 12h). ΠΟV ΛΙΚ [OVA]ΛEPIANOC AVΓ Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Valerian to right. Rev. NI-KAIEΩN Tyche seated left, holding rudder in right hand and cornucopiae in left; above, before and behind her, agonistic urns containing palms. Very rare.
BMC p. 175, 145; Lindgren III -; Rec.Gen. p. 501, 807 and pl. LXXXVII,4; SNG Cop. -; SNG Hun. -; SNG v.Aulock – cf. 7084 (Gallienus).
From the stock of Von Ohlendorf Munich 1974.