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Coin Portraying Empress Theodora

A work made of bronze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of bronze.

Date:

292-306

Artist:

Roman

About this artwork

On the front (obverse) of this coin the empress Theodora is portrayed, facing right.

On the back (reverse), the figure of Piety or another portrayal of Theodora is shown standing, looking right and holding an infant.

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Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium

Artist

Ancient Roman

Title

Coin Portraying Empress Theodora

Origin

Roman Empire

Date

292 CE–306 CE

Medium

Bronze

Inscriptions

Obverse: FL MAX THEODORA AVG Reverse: PIETAS ROMANA

Dimensions

Diam. 1.4 cm; 1.47 g

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze

Reference Number

1923.1361

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