in the East 383-408 A.D.) - AE4 - 13.03mm, 1.21gr
|Obverse - DN ARCADIVS PF AVG
Arcadius, his pearl diademed, draped and
cuirassed bust right.
|Reverse - SALVS REI-PVBLICAE,
Chi-Rho in left field, SMNB in Exergue.
Victory advancing left, with right hand carrying
trophy over shoulder,and dragging captive with left.
|Minted at officina B in Nicomedia (Izmit, Turkey) between 28 August 388
and 15 May 392 A.D.
Pearce, M.A., "Roman Imperial Coinage", Volume 9 (RIC), Nicomedia, p262, nr 45c.
Carson, R.A.G., Hill, P.V., & Kent, J.P.C., "Late Roman Bronze Coinage", Part II, p94, nr. 2408.
Sear, David R., "Roman Coins and their Values" (RCV 4th Revised Edition), p356, nr. 4234, var from Nicomedia
Van Meter, D., "Handbook of Roman Imperial Coins", p326, nr 39.
Suarez, R., "Encyclopedia of Roman Imperial Coins II" (ERIC II), p1215, nr 372. (B3, O2, R8, T36, M10, EXE: Chi-Rho/SMNB)
Quality: Very Fine-