Roman Empire - Theodosius II, 402-450 A.D. gold solidus (4.48 g 20 mm), Constantinople, 441-450 A.D. IMP XXXXII COS XVIII P P.
Obv: D N THEODOSIVS P F AVG, helmeted, cuirassed bust of Theodosius II three-quarters right, holding transverse spear behind head and shield with horseman device on shoulder.
Rev: IMP XXXXII COS XVII P P, Constantinopolis seated left, holding cross on globe in right hand and sceptre in left; star in left field, COMOB in exergue.
Ref: RIC 285; Depeyrot 84/1.
Original luster remaining in some areas, extremely fine condition.
Please see the photos for a better impression.
- Roman Empire
- Year/Period and Variation
- - Theodosius II, 402-450 A.D. Constantinople mint, 441-450 A.D. IMP XXXXII COS XVII
- Precious metals
- Extremely fine