Double Miliarense with bust of Gratianus

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 370


Mint: Herakleia Pontica

Dimensions

Diameter: 24.5 mm. Weight: 4.48 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.479

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Diademed, draped bust of Gratianus, head to right.
DNGRATIANVSPFAVG
Reverse: Victory seated right, left foot on globe, supporting shield on column with left hand, writes with right.
Shield inscribed: VOT/V/MVLT/X
VICTORIA AVGVSTORVM in ex.: SMKHP

Provenance

By 1963: with Leu and Co.'s Bank, Ltd., Bahnhofstrasse 32, Zurich; purchased by MFA from Leu and Co.'s Bank, Ltd., May 8, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour