Miliarense with bust of Honorius, struck at Constantinople

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 403?


Mint: Constantinople

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 4.35 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

69.1057

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Honorius to left, with pearl diadem.
DNHONORI VSPFAVG
Reverse: Emperor stands, draped, cuirassed, wearing nimbus, orb in left hand, right raised. In field at left, star.
CLORIA ROMANORVM in exergue: C ON

Provenance

By 1969: with George Zacos, Engelgasse 65, Basel 4000, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from George Zacos, September 23, 1969

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour