Theodosius II, 402-450. Solidus (Gold, 21.5 mm, 4.41 g, 6 h), Constantinople, 4th officina (Δ), 430-440. D N THEODO-SIVS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, helmeted and cuirassed bust of Theodosius facing slightly to right, holding a spear over his right shoulder and with a shield, ornamented with a horseman spearing a fallen foe, over his left. Rev. VOT XXX MVLT XXXX Δ / CONOB Constantinopolis seated left on throne, her left foot on prow, holding globus cruciger in her right hand, long scepter with her left, and leaning her left elbow on a shield at her side; in field to right, star. Depeyrot 81/1. RIC 257. Well-centered, well-struck and attractive. Graffito ('X') in obverse field, otherwise, nearly extremely fine.
Current Bid: 300 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF