HONORIUS GOLD SOLIDUS – STUNNING SPECIMEN FROM THE MINT OF MEDIOLANUM – CHOICE MINT STATE NGC GRADED ROMAN IMPERIAL COIN (Inv. 12073)
WESTERN ROMAN EMPIRE. HONORIUS, AD 393-423.
Gold Solidus, 4.37 g., 21 mm., struck in Milan (Mediolanum), AD 395-402.
Obv. DN HONORI-VS PF AVG, diademed, draped and cuirassed bust facing right.
Rev. VICTORI-A AVGGG, emperor standing right, holding labarum and Victory, stepping on a barbarian, MD (for Mediolanum) in field, COMOB in exergue.
RIC 1206; Depeyrot 16/2.
NGC graded CHOICE MINT STATE, Strike 5/5, Surface 5/5, struck from fresh dies replete with detail, the emperor’s head on the reverse a wonder in miniature with full portrait features.