ISLANDS OFF IONIA Samos Valerian I AD 253-260. Bronze (AE; 27-29mm; 10.12g; 6h). AVPT K ΠΟ ΛIKI ONA[ΛE]PIANOC Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Valerian to right. Rev. CA-MI/ΩN (in exergue) Tetrastyle temple, with arched space in centre, within which cultus-statue of Samian Hera.
BMC p. 393, 370; Holmes collection 688; Lindgren-Kovacs -; SNG Cop. 1796; SNG Hun. 1835; SNG Leypold -; SNG v.Aulock 1796.
From the Naegeli collection and from the stock of F. Sternberg Zurich 1988.