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ID:     Placidia15
Type:     Roman Imperial
Issuer:     Galla Placidia
Date Ruled:     AD 421-450
Metal:     Gold
Denomination:     Solidus
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD 441-450
Weight:     4.45 g
Obverse Legend:     GALLA PLA_CIDIA AVG
Obverse Description:     Draped bust right, with pearl-diadem, pearl necklace, and earnings draped bust right; hand of God above.
Reverse Legend:     IMP.XXXXII.COS_XVII.PP
Reverse Description:     Constantinopolis seated left, left foot resting on prow, holding cross on globe and scepter, shield by throne; star in left field
Exergue:     COMOB
Mint Mark:     COMOB
Mint:     Constantinople
Primary Reference:     RIC X 0305
Reference2:     Depeyrot 84 / 6, p. 256
Reference3:     Cohen 2
Photograph Credit:     Gemini Numismatic Auctions, LLC
Price Sold For:     10350 USD
Date Sold:     4/14/2011
Grade:     Mint state
Notes:     (1) Gemini Numismatic Auction VIII: Lot No. 502 (2) RIC cf pl. 13, 317 (same obverse die).