THEODOSIUS II GOLD SOLIDUS – CONSTANTINOPOLIS ISSUE EX M&M 1953 SALE – CHOICE AU NGC GRADED ROMAN IMPERIAL COIN OF THE EASTERN EMPIRE (Inv. 16031)
EASTERN ROMAN EMPIRE. THEODOSIUS II, AD 408-450.
Gold Solidus, 4.40 g, 21 mm, minted at Constantinople, officina E
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 E, 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.
Ex Münzen & Medaillen XII, 6/11/1953, 896
NGC graded CHOICE AU, Strike 5/5, Surface 3/5, “marks”, pedigree noted on holder.