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Solidus with bust of Honorius

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Obverse: Bust of Honorius, diademed, draped, cuirassed, right. DNHONORI VSPFAVG. Reverse: Honorius standing right, holding military standard and Victory on globe; he sets his left foot on a captive lying on the ground left. In field left, R; in field right, V. VICTORI AAVGGG. ...

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Provenance

By date unknown: Joseph H. Clark Collection; gift of Joseph H. Clark to MFA, June 6,1912

Credit Line

Gift of Joseph H. Clark

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 402–403 or 405–406

Mint

Ravenna

Dimensions

Diameter: 21mm. Weight: 4.47 gm.

Accession Number

12.513

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins