Classical Numismatics Discussion Members' Gallery
  Welcome Guest. Please login or register.

Members' Gallery Home | Member Collections | Last Added | Last Comments | Most Viewed | Top Rated | My Favorities | Search Galleries
Home > Coin Collecting Theme Galleries > The Best of Type!
Click to view full size image
ROMAN EMPIRE, MARINIANA. Commemorative AR Antoninianus of Rome. Struck A.D.253 - 254 under Valerian I
Obverse: DIVAE MARINIANAE. Diademed and veiled bust of Mariniana, resting on crescent, facing right.
Reverse: CONSECRATIO. Mariniana being borne to heaven seated on the back of a peacock flying right.
Diameter: 21mm | Weight: 2.18gms | Die Axis: 6
RIC V i : 6
RARE

Mariniana was the wife of Valerian I but it would seem that she must have died before he became emperor because all of her coins are posthumous commemoratives.
File information
Filename:Mariniana_Diva_Antoninianus~0.JPG
Album name:*Alex / The Best of Type!
File Size:108 KB
Date added:Mar 02, 2019
Dimensions:1219 x 622 pixels
Displayed:18 times
URL:http://www.forumancientcoins.com/gallery/displayimage.php?pos=-153613
Favorites:Add to Favorites