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Solidus with bust of Theodosius II

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Obverse: Bust of Theodosius II helmeted, facing, in military dress holding shield and spear. DN THEODOSIVS PF AVG Reverse: Constantinapolis helmeted seated left holding globe surmounted by cross. Shield rests on ground, behind, IMP XXXXII COS XVII PP In exergue: COMOB

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 441–450

Mint

Constantinople

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 4.34 gm.

Accession Number

35.325

Medium or Technique

Gold

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins