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Eastern Roman Empire

Ruler: Aelia Flaccilla Wife of Theodosius I
Reigned: died 386 AD
Denomination: Bronze Maiorina
Mint: Antioch
Date of Issue: 383 - 386 AD
Obverse: Draped bust right with elaborate head-dress and necklace. "AEL. FLAC-CILLA AVG."
Reverse: Victory seated right inscribing a Christogram on shield set on cippus. "SALVS REIPVBLICAE".
Mint marks:
Reference: RIC IX 61, RCVM 20616
Weight: 5.1 gms
Nominal Weight: 4.5 gms extremely variable
Diameter: 21 mm


Aelia Flaccilla was the first wife of Theodosius I and mother of Arcadius and Honorius. The is believed to have been a devout Christian. She died in 386 AD.

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