Coin with bust of Honorius
Diameter: 17.5 mm. Weight: 1.79 gm. Die Axis: 12
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Obverse: Bust of Honorius, diademed, draped, right.
Reverse: Honorius standing front, head right, holding vertical spear in right hand and resting left on shield on ground; at right, Victory standing left, right hand raised with wreath to crown emperor, left holding palm-branch.
In ex., ?
By date unknown: with General Luigi Palma di Cesnola (from Cyprus); May 16, 1872: purchased by MFA from General Luigi Palma di Cesnola for
$ 1,704.39 (this figure is the total price for MFA 72.1-72.473 and 72.4871-72.4900)
Museum purchase with funds donated by subscription