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ID number:  BIRBI-LR0672
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Maker:  Theodosius II; Constantinople
Denomination:  Miliarensis
Place made:  Eurasia: Istanbul
Culture:  Late Roman
Date made:  AD 408-420
Metal:  Silver
Diameter (cm):  2.15
Weight (g):  4.46
Axis (degrees):  315.00
Provenance:  Barber Acquisition. A. H. Baldwin, 29th July, 1997.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Theodosius II, wearing pearl-diadem, draped and cuirassed, facing r. Reverse: Theodosius II, nimbate, draped and cuirassed, standing front with head facing l., holding spear in r. and resting l. on shield; star in field, to l.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: D N THEODO-SIVS P F AVC (Our Lord Theodosius Pius Felix Augustus). Reverse: CLORIA ROMANORVN (Glory of the Romans). In Exergue: CON

Bibliography:  RIC X 368

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