Roman gold solidus of emperor Honorius Ravenna

Roman gold solidus of emperor Honorius Ravenna

Code: 11390

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This is an ancient Roman gold Solidus of emperor Honorius dating to 393 - 423 A.D.

DN HONORI-VS PF AVGD[ominvs] N[oster] HONORIVS P[ivs] F[elix] AVG[vstvs] "Our Lord Honorius, Dutiful and Wise Augustus"

VICTORI-A AVGGG, "To the Victory of the Emperors" Honorius standing right, holding plain standard and Victory on globe, captive at foot. R-V across fields

This coin was struck at the Ravenna mint, between 402-408 A.D. This coin is in excellent condition I would grade as GVF with plenty of luster.

DENOMINATION: Solidus

MATERIAL: Gold

DATE: 402-408 A.D.

MINTMARK: RV (Ravenna, Italy)

SIZE: 20.94mm dia

WEIGHT: 4.40 grams

ATTRIBUTION: RIC X 1287, types a, c and d; Sear 20919.