Solidus with bust of Honorius

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 402–403 or 405–406


Mint: Ravenna

Dimensions

Diameter: 21mm. Weight: 4.40 gm.

Accession Number

13.1377

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins

Obverse: Bust of Honorius, diademed, draped, cuirassed, right.
DNHONORI VSPFAVG
Reverse: Honorius standing right, holding military standard in right hand and Victory on globe on left; he sets his left foot on a captive lying on the ground to left.
VICTORI AAVGG in field left: R in field right: V
In ex.: CONOB

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Fay