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ID:     Placidia12
Type:     Roman Imperial
Issuer:     Galla Placidia
Date Ruled:     AD 421-450
Metal:     Gold
Denomination:     Solidus
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD 422
Weight:     4.31 g
Obverse Legend:     D N GALLA PLA_CIDIA P F AVG
Obverse Description:     Draped bust right, wearing pearl diadem, Chi-Rho on right shoulder; Hand of God above, holding crown
Reverse Legend:     SALVS REI_PVBLIVAE
Reverse Description:     Victory seated right on cuirass, inscribing Chi-Rho on shield resting on her left knee
Exergue:     COMOB
Mint Mark:     COMOB/ R in left field/ V in right field
Mint:     Ravenna
Primary Reference:     RIC X 1333
Reference2:     DO 817
Reference3:     Cohen 3
Photograph Credit:     Gemini Numismatic Auctions, LLC
Price Sold For:     7000 USD
Date Sold:     11/1/2005
Grade:     Virtually mint state
Notes:     Gemini Numismatic Auction 1: Lot No. 486