THEODOSIVS P F AVG, helmeted, diademed and cuirassed
bust facing, head turned slightly to right, holding shield
ornamented with horseman spearing a fallen foe, and spear over
IMP XXXXII COS XVII P P
Constantinopolis enthroned to left, left foot on prow, holding
globus cruciger and sceptre, shield behind throne, star in left field,
COMOB in exergue.
RIC 291, ca. 4,2 g, 20 mm.
NEAR EXTREMELY FINE, graffito to obverse. VERY RARE
- Byzantine Empire
- Theodosius II (AD 402-450)
- Year/Period and Variation
- AD 441-450