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Semissis with bust of Galla Placidia

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Obverse: Bust of Galla Placidia diademed right, draped, wearing necklace. On right shoulder: Chi Rho. DN GALLA PLACIDIA PF AVG Reverse: Within crown: Chi Rho. In exergue: COMOB SALVS REI PVBLICAE

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)

Roman, Imperial Period, about A.D. 455

Mint

Rome and/or Ravenna

Dimensions

Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 2.15 gm.

Accession Number

35.628

Medium or Technique

Gold

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins