Roman Empire. Theodosius II, 402-450 AD. Gold Semissis (2.24 g), Constantinople mint, struck c. 430-440/450 AD

Roman Empire. Theodosius II, 402-450 AD. Gold Semissis (2.24 g), Constantinople mint, struck c. 430-440/450 AD. Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right. Reverse: Victory seated right on cuirass, inscribing on round shield: `+ / xxx v;` legend, VICTORIA AVGG, CONOB; star at left, Chi-Rho at right. RIC 37; Depeyrot 80/4. Pleasant style, and sharp strike. Very lustrous, with slight brown toning in the recesses. Good Extremely Fine. Extremely Rare.