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Roman Gold Solidus of Emperor Arcadius

£1,295.00

Code: 11184



This is an ancient Roman gold solidus of emperor Arcadius dating to 394 - 408 A.D.

DN ARCADI-VS PF AVG pearl-diademed draped and cuirassed bust right 

VICTORI AAVGGG  emperor standing right, foot on captive, holding standard and Victory who crowns him

This coin was minted at Milan (in Italy), mintmark MD either side.

CULTURE: Roman

DENOMINATION: Solidus

MATERIAL: Gold

DATE: 394 - 408 A.D.

MINTMARKMD (Milan, Italy)

SIZE: 20mm diameter

WEIGHT: 4.34 grams

ATTRIBUTION:   RIC IX Milan 35b; Sear 20724.