Theodosius I; AE3 Aquileia mint; emperor dragging captive
Description: Theodosius I (379 - 395 AD). AE3 Aquileia mint. DN THEODOSIVS PF AVG; pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right; / GLORIA ROMANORVM; emperor right, holding labarum, dragging captive, SMAQ in ex.
Diameter: AE18 mm
Weight: 1,76 g
Attribution: RIC IX 45b
Commentary: scarce; green patina, area of flat strike on edge
History: Theodosius was baptized at the age of 34, threatened by serious illness.
Article Number: 004-07-03-41652