Eudoxia, Augusta 9 January 400 - early October 404 A.D.
Eudoxia was the strong willed wife of emperor Arcadius. They were married on 27 April 395 A.D. She exercised considerable influence over government policy, much to the disgust of many high ranking Romans, notably in the Church. She was mother to five children including Theodosius II and Pulcheria. Eudoxia died in childbirth in early October 404 A.D.
RL58975. Bronze AE 4, RIC X 102, SRCV 4241, VF, weight 2.310 g, maximum diameter 18.7 mm, die axis 0o, Nicomedia mint, 401 - 403 A.D.; obverse AEL EVDOXIA AVG, diademed and draped bust right with hand of God holding wreath over her head; reverseSALVS REIPVBLICAE, Victory seated on cuirass inscribing Christogram on shield, SMNA in ex; scarce; $70.00 (€53.90)
Eudoxia, Augusta 9 January 400 - Early October 404 A.D., Wife of Arcadius
BB56014. Bronze AE 3, RIC X 77 ff. (various mints), VF, weight 1.864 g, maximum diameter 13.4 mm, die axis 135o, uncertain mint, 395 - 401 A.D.; obverse AEL EVDO-XIA AVG, pearl-diademed and draped bust right, crowned with wreath by the Hand of God; reverseGLORIA ROMANORVM, Empress enthroned facing, hands folded over breast, crowned with wreath by the Hand of God, cross right, mint mark in ex; scarce; $40.00 (€30.80)
BB50152. Copper AE 4, SRCV 4241, Van Meter 6, Fair, weight 2.079 g, maximum diameter 15.5 mm, die axis 180o, Eastern mint, 401 - 403 A.D.; obverse AEL EVDOXIA AVG, diademed and draped bust right with hand of God holding wreath over her head; reverseSALVS REIPVBLICAE, Victory seated right on cuirass, inscribing Christogram on shield, uncertain mint mark in ex; scarce; $20.00 (€15.40)