Numismatics
Ruler: Valerian, Emperor of Rome, ca. A.D. 190–260, ruled 253–60
Mint: Tarsus
Artist: Unknown

Copper of Valerian from Tarsus

A.D. 251–53

Copper

24.65 g, 6:00, 34.50 mm
Ruth Elizabeth White Fund
2004.6.3475
Culture: 
Greek
Period: 
3rd century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Tarsus
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Müller, to January 1987; Professor Dr. Peter Robert Franke and Leonore Franke, Munich, 1987–2004; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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