Coin with bust of Arcadius
Diameter: 13 mm. Weight: 1.13 gm. Die axis: 6
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Bust of Arcadius, head turned to right, wearing diadem and cuirass.
]ADIVS[ Monogram in field at left
Reverse: At left, Victory advancing left, carrying trophy over her right shoulder and dragging captive with her left hand.
]VBLICA[ in ex.: ]NS[
Acquired in the division of coins following the excavations at Assos. Some coins in the group were said to have been "purchased from natives of the surrounding district." No specific findspot is known for this coin. 1884: gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to the Museum of Fine Arts
Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America