Theodosius II (AD 408-450). AV solidus (20mm, 4.31 gm, 6h)...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionTheodosius II (AD 408-450). AV solidus (20mm, 4.31 gm, 6h). NGC Choice XF 5/5 - 2/5, graffiti, edge filing. Constantinople, ca. AD 424-425. D N THEODO-SIVS P F AVG, pearl-diademed, helmeted, cuirassed bust of Theodosius II facing slightly right, spear in right hand over shoulder, shield decorated with a horseman motif in left / GLOR ORVI-S TERRAR, Theodosius standing facing, labarum in right hand with X on banner, globus cruciger in left; star in left field, CONOB in exergue. RIC X 232.
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