Solidus with bust of Arcadius

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 395–402


Mint: Milan

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 4.41 gm.

Accession Number

35.318

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Arcadius right diademed, draped, cuirassed.
DNARCADI VSPFAVG
Reverse: Arcadius standing right holding in left hand imperial standard with (labarum); in right hand Victory. His raised left foot tramples on crouching captive.
VICTOR IA AVGGG In field left and right: M D In exergue: COMOB

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)