AEOLIS Cyme Valerian I AD 253-260. Bronze (AE; 28-29mm; 9.60g; 6h). A K Π ΛΙ ΟVAΛEPIANOC Laureate bust of Valerian to right, wearing paludamentum and cuirass, seen from the back. Rev. CT AY E ΛΠΙ-Δ-H ΦOPOY / KY-M-AIΩΝ Cyme standing looking left, wearing short chiton which leaves right breast bare, and turreted head-dress; in right hand, globe; in left, trident; at feet, dophin. Rare.
BMC p. 121, 149 and pl. XXIV.5; SNG Cop. 155; SNG Hun. -; SNG Leypold -; SNG Mun. 554; SNG v. Aulock 1657.
From the Stoecklin collection and from the stock of F. Sternberg Zurich 1974.