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    Roman silver Siliqua of Emperor Valentinian II Ex. Thruxton Hoard

    Roman silver Siliqua of Emperor Valentinian II Ex. Thruxton Hoard

    $240 (approx conversion from £195)

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    About this item

    This is an ancient Roman silver Siliqua of Emperor Valentinianus II dating to 375 - 392 AD.

    Obverse: D N VALENTINIANVS IVN P F AVG,  "Our Lord Valentinian the young pious fortunate august" pearl-diademed draped and cuirassed bust facing right

    Reverse: VICTORIA AVGGG, "to the Victory of our Augusts (Emperors)" Victory advancing left with wreath and branch.

    This coin was minted at Aquileia (Northern Italy), mintmark AQPS. It had travelled across the English Channel, being buried in the Thruxton Hoard. This coin was purchased directly from the finder after being disclaimed by the British Museum. 

    DENOMINATION: Siliqua

    MATERIAL: Silver

    DATE: 375 - 392 AD (This coin was issued between 375 - 378 AD)

    MINTMARK: AQPS (Aquileia)

    SIZE: 18mm dia

    WEIGHT: 2.04 grams

    ATTRIBUTION: RIC IX 27a, Hx 475

    PROVENANCE: Silver Siliqua from the Hampshire/Thruxton Hoard GLO-BF8303 Record #9

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    Additional Information

    Code

    12218 (AB-124043)

    Period

    Pre 1600, Ancient, Roman

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