Solidus with bust of Aelia Verina

Roman
Imperial Period
Probably A.D. 462 or 466


Mint: Constantinople

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 4.415 gm.

Accession Number

35.331

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Aelia Verina diademed, right, crowned by a hand.
AELVERI NA AVG
Reverse: Victory standing left holding tall cross. In field, right, star.
VICTORI A AVGGGB In exergue: CONOB

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)