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Numismatics
Ruler: Theodoric, 493 - 526
Mint: Rome
Honorand: Anastasius I, Byzantine Emperor, ca. 430–518, ruled 491–518

Solidus of Theodoric from Rome

491–518

Gold

4.37 g, 6:00, 20 mm
Ruth Elizabeth White Fund
2016.75.3
Geography: 
Made in Rome, Italy
Culture: 
Ostrogothic
Period: 
5th–6th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Roma Numismatics, London, April 7, 2016, cat. XI, lot 944; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2015–June 30, 2016,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2016.pdf (accessed December 1, 2016).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.