Valentinian III AV Gold Solidus, Very Fine, Rome Mint, 426 - 455 C.E.

Ancient Coins - Valentinian III AV Gold Solidus, Very Fine, Rome Mint, 426 - 455 C.E.
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VALENTINIAN III AV GOLD SOLIDUS

 

RIC 2014, Depeyrot 46/1, 21.4mm, 4.46 grams, Very Fine, some minor marks, full weight, but shallow file mark @3-4:00 (perhaps to test gold), ROME mint

 
Obverse: D N PLA VALENTI NIANVS P F AVG around rosette-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of Valentinian to right

Reverse: Valentinian standing facing, holding long cross in right hand and Victory on globe in left, right foot on head of human-headed coiled serpent, VICTORI A AVGGG around, R M across fields, CONOB in exergue

 

Interesting Imperial type, from the Rome mint with a lovely matte like tone and complete legends. A decent afforable example.

 

Price SKU: ri1281
US$ 895.00
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Rates for: 08/23/19

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