c.450 - 515

Wife of Zeno, then Anastasius. Ariadne was also the daughter of Verina, Leo I's wife and to her most of all does Anastasius owe his title of Augustus after Zeno's death.

AU Tremissis

RIC 935 (Constantinople) Tremissis Obv: AELARIAUNEAVG - Diademed, draped bust right.
Rev: No legend Exe: CONOB - Wreath, cross within.