Valerian I AD 253-260. Sestertius (AE; 25-29mm; 19.88g; 12h) Rome, 1st issue, 253-254. IMP C P LIC VALERIANVS AVG Laureate and cuirassed bust to right. Rev. [VICT]-ORIA - AVG[G] / S-C Victory standing to left, holding wreath in right hand and palm in left.
C. 234; Holmes collection 26var (bust); MIR 36, 30k (13 known); RIC V, I p. 52, 177.
From the Rosche collection.