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Miliarense with bust of Honorius, struck at Constantinople

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Obverse: Draped bust of Honorius to left, with pearl diadem. DNHONORI VSPFAVG Reverse: Emperor stands, draped, cuirassed, wearing nimbus, orb in left hand, right raised. In field at left, star. CLORIA ROMANORVM in exergue: C ON

Provenance

By 1969: with George Zacos, Engelgasse 65, Basel 4000, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from George Zacos, September 23, 1969

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 403?

Mint

Constantinople

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 4.35 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

69.1057

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins