THEODOSIUS II GOLD SOLIDUS – CONSTANTINOPLE ISSUE OF EXCEPTIONAL QUALITY FROM OFFICINA A – MINT STATE NGC GRADED ROMAN EASTERN IMPERIAL COIN (Inv. 16042)
EASTERN ROMAN EMPIRE. THEODOSIUS II, AD 408-450.
Gold Solidus, 4.49 g, 22 mm, minted at Constantinople.
Obv. D N THEODOSIVS P F AVG, helmeted and cuirassed bust of Theodosius three quarters right, holding spear and shield with horseman device.
Rev. CONCORDIA AVGG A, Constantinopolis enthroned facing with head right, holding Victory on globe and scepter, her foot on prow of galley, star in left field, CONOB in exergue.
NGC graded MINT STATE, Strike 5/5, Surface 4/5, “lt. graffito”, exceptional quality and luster.