Roman Empire, Valerian (253-260), Sestertius, Sol on rev.

£175.00

Roman Empire

Valerian (253-260)

Sestertius, Rome, AD 255-258

Obv: IMP C P LIC VALERIANVS P F AVG

Rev: ORIENS AVGG S C, Sol standing l., his hand raised, holding whip in l.

19.49g, 26-29mm dia.

RCV 10017, RIC 170E.

Very Fine with a good portrait, patina.  Rare.  Ex W C Boyd collection, Baldwin, September 2005 (lot 632), bought from Spink in 1895.