VISIGOTHS, Gaul. Uncertain king.
|Sale: Triton XI, Lot: 1063. Estimate $2000.
Closing Date: Monday, 7 January 2008.
Sold For $2200. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
417-507. AV Solidus (4.41 g, 5h). In the name of Valentinian III. Uncertain mint in northern Gaul. Struck circa 430-440. D N PLA VALENTI NIANVS P F AVG, rosette-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust right; wreath above head / VICTOR-IA AVGGG, Valentinian standing facing, holding long cross in right hand, Victory on globe in left, his right foot on head of human-headed serpent; R-V//COMOB. Depeyrot, Solidi
group a, 7; Reinhart, Münzen
9-10; MEC 1, 168; RIC X 3715; Depeyrot 4; Hunter, Byzantine
1. Good VF.