Solidus of Tiberius II
Early Byzantine Period
Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 4.42 gm. Die Axis: 7
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: crowned and cuirassed bust of Tiberius II facing, holding globus cruciger and shield. On left shoulder, shield with horseman device.
Reverse: cross potent on four steps.
VICTORI AAVCCS In exergue CONOB
By date unknown: Edward Jackson Holmes (1873-1950) Collection; 1932-1941 and 1949-1965: lent by Mr. and Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes to MFA; 1965: bequest of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes to MFA, March 10, 1965
Bequest of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes