Theodosius I; AE4 Cyzicus; Victory with captive
Description: Theodosius I (379 - 395 AD). AE4, Cyzicus mint 388-392 AD. D N THEODOSIVS P F AVG; diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right / SALVS REIPVBLICAE; Victory with trophy dargging captive left, staurogram in left field, SMKB in ex.
Diameter: AE13 mm
Weight: 1,16 g
Attribution: RIC IX 26b
Commentary: brown patina with metal highlights, good details with fully legible legends
History: Theodosius II was proclaimed Augustus by his father Arcadius at the age of one, thus becoming the youngest person in whole Roman history to bear this title.
Article Number: 059-06-03-42384