408 AD - 450 AD

Theodosius II   Thessalonica   Imperium Byzantinum
Θεοδόσιος Β'   Θεσσαλονίκη
  Βυζαντινή Αυτοκρατορία

Solidus / Σόλιδος AV 20
SHH 1774

1774 Theodosius II Thessalonica Imperium Byzantinum Solidus AV



4.41 g   19.8-20.8 mm   6:00 o'clock   EF
D N THEODO / SIVS P F AVGclockwise around helmeted bust and full face of Theodosius,
holding a spear over right shoulder, behind the head, and a shield in left,
on which is shown a horseman trampling an enemy to the ground.
GLOR ORVI / S TERRA R clockwise around emperor standing facing, in military attire;
he holds labarum in right hand and globus cruciger in left; star in left field;
TESOB in exergue.
Thessalonica mint, 420-429 AD.
DOC LRC 364/369; RIC X 361/365; Thomsen ---