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ID:     73001027
Type:     Roman Imperial
Issuer:     Leo I
Date Ruled:     AD 457-474
Metal:     Gold
Denomination:     Solidus
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD circa 462/465
Weight:     4.49 g
Die Axis:     6 h
Obverse Legend:     DN LEO PERPET AVC
Obverse Description:     Pearl-diademed, helmeted, and cuirassed bust facing slightly right, holding spear and shield
Reverse Legend:     VICTORIA AVCCC / I / * / CONOB
Reverse Description:     Victory standing left, holding long voided cross; star in right field
Mint:     Constantinople
Primary Reference:     RIC X 605
Reference2:     Depeyrot 093/1
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     EF, lustrous, slightly soft obverse strike
Notes:     Sale: CNG 73, Lot: 1027