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ID:     76001661
Type:     Roman Imperial
Issuer:     Galla Placidia
Date Ruled:     Augusta, AD 421-450
Metal:     Gold
Denomination:     Solidus
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD 444-445
Weight:     4.5 g
Die Axis:     12 h
Obverse Legend:     D N GALLA PLA_CIDIA P F AVG
Obverse Description:     Pearl-diademed (with four tails) and draped bust right, wearing Christogram on right shoulder; crowned by manus Dei
Reverse Legend:     VOT XX MVLT XXX / R - V
Reverse Description:     Victory standing left, holding long jeweled cross; star above; R-V
Exergue:     CONOB
Mint Mark:     CONOB / R - V
Mint:     Ravenna
Primary Reference:     RIC X 2020
Reference2:     Ranieri 76
Reference3:     Depeyrot 16/3
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     EF, lightly toned, faint obverse field scratch under tone.
Notes:     Sale: CNG 76, Lot: 1661 From the Christopher Morcom Collection.