Justa Gratia Honoria (sister of Valentianian III), Gold Solidus, Ravenna

Ancient Coins - Justa Gratia Honoria (sister of Valentianian III), Gold Solidus, Ravenna
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Justa Gratia Honoria (sister of Valentinian III), Gold Solidus. Mint of Ravenna, c. A.D. 430-5. D N IVST GRAT HO-NORIA P F AVG, bust of Honoria facing right, wearing a pearl-diadem and a necklace, and draped with a cross on shoulder, crowned above by the Hand of God, rev. BONO REI PVBLICAE, Victory standing left, holding a long cross, a star above, R-V in field, COMOB in exergue, 4.47g., 12h (RIC 2022; C 1; Depeyrot 15/1; Kent-Hirmer pl. 192, 756). Broad flan, good portrait, some very light traces of double-striking, extremely fine and attractive, very rare.
 
Provenance:
Ex H. D. Rauch, Auction 82, Vienna, 23 April 2008, lot 661.
Ex Aurora Collection, The New York Sale XXXII, 8 January 2014, lot 68. 
Price SKU: DM07964
£ 22,000.00
  • US$ 27,438.26
  • € 24,793.22
  • AUD 40,389.12
  • CHF 27,196.81
  • CAD 36,410.58

Rates for: 09/19/19

Ships from: United Kingdom