Coin with bust of Theodosius I
Diameter: 14 mm. Weight: 0.80 gm. Die axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of Theodosius to right.
Reverse: Victory holding trophy over right shoulder and with left hand pulling a captive by the hair.
SALVSREI PVBLICAE in ex.: SMHA
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