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Tremissis of Theodoric in the name of Anastasius I

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Obverse: Diademed and cuirassed bust right DNANASTA SIVSP?AVC Reverse Victory advancing right, head left, holding wreath and globus cruciger. Star to right. VICTORIAAV CVSTORVM in exergue COMOB

Provenance

By date unknown: Henry H. Fay Collection; 1913: gift of Henry H. Fay to MFA, May 1, 1913

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Fay

Byzantine, Early Byzantine Period, A.D. 491–518

Mint

Ravenna ?

Accession Number

13.1353

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins