AELIA PULCHERIA, sister of Theodosius II and wife of Marcian. AV Semissis (2.13 gm). Constantinople mint. Struck circa 420-422 AD. AEL PVLCH-ERIA AVG, pearl-diademed and draped bust right, wearing necklace and earring / Christogram within wreath; CONOB*. RIC X 224; Depeyrot 76/2 var. (mintmark); MIRB 43; DOCLR 444 var. (same). Nice VF, obverse and reverse scratch. Extremely rare. ($1250)
|Sale: Triton VI, Lot: 1154. Estimate $1250.
Closing Date: Monday, 13 January 2003.
Sold For $1000. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
From the William H. Williams Collection.