Coin with bust of Arcadius being crowned by the hand of God

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 395–408


Mint: Alexandria

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. weight: 5.72 gm. die axis: 11

Accession Number

32.1555

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Arcadius to right, holding spear; above, the hand of God crowns him.
DNARCAD IVSPFAVG
Reverse: Emperor standing left, holding standard in right hand and leaning on shield with left. Captive seated in lower left. Greek letter ‘gamma’ in upper left.
GLORIARO MANORVM In exergue: ALEA

Credit Line

Storer Collection