Miliarense with bust of Theodosius II

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 403–408


Mint: Constantinople

Dimensions

Diameter: 25.5 mm. Weight: 4.34 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

69.1058

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Theodosius II, draped, with pearl diadem, left.
DNTHEODO SIVSPFAVG
Reverse: Emperor stands, draped, cuirassed, wearing nimbus, orb in left hand, right hand raised. In field at left, star.
CLORIA ROMANORVM in exergue: CON

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