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DescriptionArcadius, Eastern Roman Empire (AD 383-408). AV solidus (20mm, 4.43 gm, 5h). NGC VF 5/5 - 4/5. Constantinople, 3rd officina, ca. AD 397-402. D N ARCADI-VS P F AVG, pearl-diademed, helmeted, cuirassed bust of Arcadius facing, head turned slightly right, spear in right hand over shoulder, shield decorated with horseman motif in left / CONCORDI-A AVGG Γ, Constantinopolis enthroned facing, head right, scepter in right hand, Victory on globe in left, right foot on prow of ship; CONOB in exergue. RIC X 7.
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