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ID:     721909
Type:     Roman Imperial
Issuer:     Galla Placidia
Date Ruled:     AD 421-450
Metal:     Gold
Denomination:     Solidus
Date Struck:     425-426
Weight:     4.29 g
Die Axis:     6 h
Obverse Legend:     D N GALLA PLA_CIDIA P F AVG
Obverse Description:     Pearl-diademed and draped bust right, Chi-Rho on shoulder; manus Dei holding nimbus above
Reverse Legend:     VOT XX MVLT XXX
Reverse Description:     Victory standing left holding long jeweled cross in right hand, star above
Exergue:     COMOB
Mint Mark:     COMOB/ R in left field/ M in right field
Mint:     Rome
Primary Reference:     RIC 2007
Reference2:     Depeyrot 45/2
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     Near EF, small pinhole in obverse field at shoulder.
Notes:     Sale: CNG 72, Lot: 1909 From the Marc Poncin Collection.