was the true ruler of the Empire during her brother's reign from 414 to 450 A.D.
, 205, 436, 4304, VF, 4.27 g, maximum 20.7 mm, Constantinople (Istanbul, Turkey) mint, 414 - 419 A.D.; AEL PVLCHERIA AVG, diademed and draped right, above the hand of God ( ) holding crown or wreath; , seated right on and , inscribing on , behind in left , in ; ex Harlan ; very ; SOLD
notes "that tremisses were suitable gifts from great persons to monasteries, and it is possible that Pulcheria's benefactions and Eudocia's pilgrimages were important stimuli to their coinage."SH15380. Gold
, 214, aEF, 1.479 g, maximum 14.5 mm, 0o, Constantinople (Istanbul, Turkey) mint, 420 - 450 A.D.; AEL PVLCHERIA AVG, pearl-diademed, draped, and right, wearing earring and necklace; within wreath, * ; ; SOLD
Minted during the reign of her husband, . At age 51, she selected Marcinian as the successor of her brother, . She married him to legitimize his rule, however, remained chaste.
, 521, 4306, EF, 1.48 g, maximum 13.7 mm, 0o, Constantinople (Istanbul, Turkey) mint, 414 - 419 A.D.; AEL PVLCHERIA AVG, diademed and draped right; no , in wreath, * ; nicely centered and struck with mint luster remaining; very (R3); SOLD
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