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gold solidus.(obverse) Bust right, wearing double pearled diadem with rosette. Sumptuous bejewelled drapery. Imperial style.
(reverse) Standing figure in military costume, looking right, holding a standard and a little Victory, left foot trampling fallen bearded captive.
- 600 (circa)
- Weight: 4.35 grammes
Inscription CommentModelled on solidi of Honorius
Inscription CommentAlso etra garbled letters, and inverted A in field
Once fitted with loop for suspension.
On ticket: G III R 67.2
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Object reference number: CMB186718
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