Coin with bust of Theodosius I
Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 2.75 gm. Die axis: 12
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Obverse: Diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Theodosius with head turned to right.
Reverse: Roma seated facing front, looking to the right, holding a globe in her left hand and a spear in her right.
CONCOR DIAAVGGG in ex.: CONSA(?) in field at left: O
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