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Coin-weight (exagium solidi) with busts of of Theodosius, Valentinianus II, and Arcadius (or Arcadius, Honorius, and Valentinianus III?)

Obverse: Diademed, draped busts of Theodosius, Valentinianus II, and Arcadius or Arcadius, Honorius, and Valentinianus III facing front, with large brooches holding the paludamenta on their right shoulders. DDDNNNGGG Reverse: Tyche-Moneta standing to left, scales in right hand. EXACTVM ...

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Provenance

By date unknown: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; June 8, 1964: purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen A.G.

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 383–388 or A.D. 408

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 4.07 gm.

Accession Number

64.978

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics