RARE Ancient Roman Gold Solidus Coin Theodosius I (375-395AD) 3rd In The World
RARE Ancient Roman Gold Solidus Coin Theodosius I (375-395AD) 3rd In The World. Obv: D N THEODO – SIVS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, draped, cuirassed bust right, seen from front. Rx: GLORIA – REIPVB Gratian and Theodosius seated facing on throne, together holding globe adorned with crossing lines and dots, both crowned by a Victory hovering behind the throne and holding two wreaths; in exergue, TESOB. A very rare solidus type, known to Depeyrot in only two specimens for Gratian and two for Theodosius I. After this small initial issue, the legend of the type was changed from GLORIA REIPVB to VICTORIA AVGG, and Victory was shown merely hovering between the two emperors, no longer extending both of her arms to place wreaths on their heads. T his is the 3rd piece in the world. A UTHENTICY GUARANTEED 100%. The item “RARE Ancient Roman Gold Solidus Coin Theodosius I (375-395AD) 3rd In The World” is in sale since Wednesday, January 29, 2020. This item is in the category “Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ Ancient\Roman\ Imperial (27 BC-476 AD)”. The seller is “ancient.metal.detecting” and is located in Castellón de la Plana. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Denomination: Solidus
- Ruler: Theodosius I
- Composition: Gold