Theodosius II

1,500.00

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Description

Constantinople, 408-420 AD. AU solidus, 4.48 gr., 21.5 mm.

Obv: D N THEODOSIVS P F AVG; helmeted, pearl-diademed and cuirassed bust of Theodosius II facing, holding spear and shield with horseman and enemy motif.

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

Ref: RIC 202; MIRB 12b; Depeyrot 73/2.

Lustrous and sharp. Good extremely fine.