Honorius

1,750.00

1 in stock

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Description

Constantinople, 397-402 AD. AU solidus, 4.43 gr., 21.8 mm.

Obv: D N HONORIUS P F AUG; helmeted, pearl-diademed and cuirassed bust of Honorius facing to the right, holding spear and shield with horseman motif.

Rev: CONCORDIA AUGGΓ; Constantinopolis, helmeted, seated facing, head to the right, holding sceptre and Victory on globe, right foot on prow; in left field: star, in exergue: CONOB.

Ref: RIC (Arcadius) 8; Depeyrot 55/2. Ex Sotheby’s (June 19, 1991), Hunt part IV, lot 998; ex CNG 94 (2013), lot 1238 (hammerprice $3,500).
Extremely fine.
Ex Hunt collection.