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ID:     42-246
Type:     Roman Imperial
Issuer:     Galla Placidia
Date Ruled:     A.D. 421-450
Metal:     Gold
Denomination:     Solidus
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD 425
Diameter:     23 mm
Weight:     4.46 g
Obverse Legend:     D N GALLA PLA_CIDIA P F AVG
Obverse Description:     Pearl-diademed and draped bust right, wearing necklace and crowned above by the hand of God; Christogram on shoulder
Reverse Legend:     VOT XX MVLT XXX / A - Q
Reverse Description:     Victory standing left, supporting linear cross; in upper field left, star. In field, A – Q and in exergue, COMOB
Exergue:     COMOB
Mint Mark:     COMOB
Mint:     Aquileia
Primary Reference:     RIC X 1808 var.
Reference2:     Depeyrot 23/2
Reference3:     LRC 825
Reference4:     C 12; Paolucci-Zub 825
Photograph Credit:     Numismatica Ars Classica NAC AG
Price Sold For:     7500 Swiss Franc
Date Sold:     11/20/2007
Grade:     aEF
Notes:     NAC Auction 42, Lot 246 Rare. Ex M&M sale 86, 1998, 222