A LATE ROMAN/EARLY BYZANTINE GOLD SOLIDUS OF MARCIAN

A LATE ROMAN/EARLY BYZANTINE GOLD SOLIDUS OF MARCIAN


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Byzantine: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1212700
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Reign of Marcian (450-457 A.D.)

Mint of Constantinople

Obverse: Obverse: Marcian frontal facing, wearing a helmet and cuirass, holding a shield with horseman device and a spear over his shoulder. D N MARCIA NVS P F AVG

Reverse: Reverse: Victory facing left holding a large, jewelled cross. Star in right field. VICTORI AAVGGG. CONOB in exergue.

Scalloped border on both sides. In excellent condition. Found in Bethlehem.

Diameter: 21 mm; Weight: 4.5 g

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Bibliography:

Roman Imperial Coinage: Vol. 10 (London:1994), 507.