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Honorius, 23 January 393 - 15 August 423 A.D.
In 406, with the aid of the chieftain of the Huns, Uldin, Stilicho crushed an army of 20,000 barbarians led by Radagaisus at Fiesole. Stilicho executed Radagaisus, and the surviving barbarians were either incorporated into the Roman army or sold as slaves.
RL88047. Bronze centenionalis
, RIC IX Constantinopolis
89c (R), LRBC
II 2192, SRCV V
20996, Cohen VIII
-, VF, dark patina
with earthen highlighting, tight flan
, 4th officina
, Constantinople (Istanbul, Turkey) mint, weight
2.143g, maximum diameter
15.2mm, die axis
, 15 May 292 - 17 Jan 395 A.D.; obverse
D N HONORIVS P F AVG
, pearl-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust
left; reverse GLORIA ROMANORVM
(glory of the Romans), Honorius
on horseback right, raising right hand, reins in left hand, CONS
∆ in exergue
Catalog current as of Thursday, May 23, 2019.
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