Roman AE of Valens (AD364-378) NGC Wood Box(LG)

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Roman AE of Valens (AD364-378) NGC Wood Box(LG)

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  • Order Code: VALENS-BOXNGC
  • Grade/Condition: (LG) Low grade
  • Weight/Dimensions: 340.5 g
  • Metal: Bronze
  • Obverse: Portrait of the Emperor
  • Reverse: Various reverses feature mythological and military themes.
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Valens became the Eastern Roman Emperor in 364. By far his most notable accomplishment was the construction of the aqueduct that supplied water to Constantinople, his capital city, for over a thousand years. Valens is recalled as the Last True Roman.