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Honorius AE 2

Honorius AE 2, Emperor AD 394-423, struck at Nicomedia, RIC 46c, 22 mm, 5.5 gms, Obverse:  diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of Honorius facing right, DN HONORIVS PF AVG, Reverse:  Honorius standing facing, his head turned right, holding a globe in his left hand and a labarum with Chi-Ro in his right, GLORIA ROMANORVM, SMN (Gamma?) in exergue, a very attractive and well centered coin with lovely rich chocolate brown patina, a wonderful and detailed portrait of Honorius, better than many I’ve seen on this issue for Honorius, a detailed emperor on the reverse and full and clear legends on both sides, a very, very nice example, Asking price:  $79 includes priority shipping and insurance in the U.S., registered to other countries (see shipping information page)

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