Solidus with bust of Theodosius II
about A.D. 424–425
Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 4.50 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Bust of Theodosius II helmeted, facing, in military dress, holding shield and spear. On shield, horseman trampling an enemy on the ground.
Reverse: Theodosius II standing facing, in military dress, holding labarum and globe with cross. In field left a star.
GLORORVI STERRAR in exergue: TESOB
Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)