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ID:     Placidia2
Type:     Roman Imperial
Issuer:     Galla Placidia
Date Ruled:     AD 421-450
Metal:     Gold
Denomination:     Solidus
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD 423-424
Diameter:     22 mm
Weight:     4.32 g
Obverse Legend:     AEL PLACI_DIA AVG Rev. In exergue
Obverse Description:     Pearl-diademed and draped bust right, wearing necklace and earrings, crowned by the Hand of God.
Reverse Legend:     VOT XX_MVLT XXX
Reverse Description:     Victory standing left, supporting long jewelled cross; star in upper left field
Exergue:     CONOB
Mint Mark:     CONOB
Mint:     Constantinople
Primary Reference:     RIC X 0230
Reference2:     Depeyrot 75/4
Reference3:     Biaggi 2334 (this coin).
Reference4:     LRC 824. MIRB Theodosius II 21a
Photograph Credit:     Numismatica Ars Classica NAC AG
Price Sold For:     5750 Swiss Franc
Date Sold:     24/11/2006
Grade:     gVF
Notes:     Numismatica Ars Classica Auction 34: Lot No. 219