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Miliarense with bust of Honorius

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Obverse: Bust of Honorius, draped, with pearl diadem, left. DNHONORI VSPFAVG Reverse: Emperor stands, draped, cuirassed, wearing nimbus, orb in left hand, right raised. In field at left, star. GLORIA ROMANORVM in exergue: CON

Provenance

By 1971: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; May 12, 1971: purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen, A.G.

Credit Line

Edward J. and Mary S. Holmes Fund

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 408–about 420

Mint

Constantinople

Dimensions

Diameter: 23.5 mm. Weight: 4.33 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

1971.213

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins