THEODOSIUS II, GOLD SOLIDUS
Theodosius II, AD 402-450
Obverse: D N THEODO-SIVS P F AVG. Pearl-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust facing right.
Reverse: VICTORI-A AVGGG. Theodosius standing right, foot on bound captive, holding labarum with right hand and Victory set on globe in left, R-V in fields, COMOB in exergue.
(RIC X, no. 1329; Sear 4191)
Practically extremely fine, Well-centred with an deep golden tone.
4.47 grams, 21 mm in diameter.
Ex. Gray collection
Purchased July 1975 for £75 (with this ticket)