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ID:     886676
Type:     Roman Imperial
Issuer:     Arcadius
Date Ruled:     AD 383-408
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     AE 2
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD 383
Diameter:     25 mm
Weight:     4.78 g
Die Axis:     12 h
Obverse Legend:     D N ARCAD_IVS P F AVG
Obverse Description:     Pearl-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust right, holding spear and shield in front. Above, hand holding wreath.
Reverse Legend:     GLORIA RO_MANORVM
Reverse Description:     Emperor standing facing, head left, holding standard in right hand and resting left on shield; To left, kneeling captive, head right
Exergue:     SMKΓ
Mint Mark:     SMKΓ
Mint:     Cyzicus
Primary Reference:     RIC IX 015 var
Reference2:     LRBC II, 2547
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=180477
Price Sold For:     465 USD
Grade:     aEF
Notes:     (1) CNG Coin Shop Lot No. 886676 (2) Officina "Γ" is unrecorded in RIC for this issue