Roman AE4 of Aelia Flacilla (AD356-386)NGC Wood Box(VF)

AELIAFLACILLA(AE4)BOXNGC
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  • Roman AE4 of Aelia Flacilla (AD356-386)NGC Wood Box(VF)
  • Roman AE4 of Aelia Flacilla (AD356-386)NGC Wood Box(VF)
  • Roman AE4 of Aelia Flacilla (AD356-386)NGC Wood Box(VF)
  • Roman AE4 of Aelia Flacilla (AD356-386)NGC Wood Box(VF)
  • Roman AE4 of Aelia Flacilla (AD356-386)NGC Wood Box(VF)
Roman AE4 of Aelia Flacilla (AD356-386)NGC Wood Box(VF)

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  • Order Code: AELIAFLACILLA(AE4)BOXNGC
  • Grade/Condition: (VF) Very Fine
  • Weight/Dimensions: 312.9 g | 5.75 x 4.75 x 1.65
  • Metal: Bronze
  • Obverse: Portrait of the Emperor
  • Reverse: Portrait of the Emperor
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Born in Hispania, the Roman Empress Aelia Flaccilla was the wife of Theodosius the Great and the mother of the emperors Arcadius and Honorius. Like her pious husband, she was a staunch Christian. The theologian Theodoret quoted her as saying: ”To distribute money belongs to the imperial dignity, but I offer up for the imperial dignity itself personal service to the Giver.“ The Palatium Flaccillianum of Constantiople was named for her.