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Solidus with bust of Honorius

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Obverse: Bust of Honorius, helmeted, cuirassed, facing , holding spear in right hand and on left arm shield, decorated with emperor on horse charging right. DNHONORI VSPFAVG Reverse: Constantinopolis seated front, head right, holding spear in right hand and Victory on globe in left, and...

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Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Fay

Roman, Imperial Period, about A.D. 397–403

Mint

Constantinople

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 4.41 gm.

Accession Number

13.1379

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins