Solidus coin of Honorius - ROM2011_11731_146

ROM2011_11731_146

Solidus coin of Honorius

Medium:Struck gold
Geography: Mint of Mediolanum (modern Milan), Italy; unknown findspot
Date: c. 393-395 AD
Period: Reign of Honorius, Roman Imperial period
Dimensions:
2.15 cm, 4.44 g
Object number: 921.64.6
On view
Gallery Location:Eaton Gallery of Rome: Imperial Roman coinage
DescriptionHonorius (393-423 AD), younger son of Theodosius I. He attempted to rule the western provinces but barbarian incursions eroded Roman authority in these areas.
Collection:
Roman World
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