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    - ID: 361

    Submitter: IBSCCs Admin

    Added: 1998-04-14

    Theodosius , 379-395.

    AV-Solidus, Constantinople.
    Av.: DN THEODO-SIVS PF AVG  Diademed, draped and cuirassed bust to r.
    Rv.: CONCOR-DIAAVGGG / CONOB  Constantinopolis enthroned, holding sceptre and globe.
    Average weight. c. 20 mm.

    Ref. cf. RIC 45d.

    FAKE – This solidus is a sample from a “hoard” of c. 35 coins. All the coins of each emperor were die-duplicates. The fakes are struck and are partly covered by dirt.