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Sale: CNG 72, Lot: 1935. Estimate $400. 
Closing Date: Wednesday, 14 June 2006. 
Sold For $510. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

Leo I. AD 457-474. AV Solidus (4.47 g, 6h). Constantinople mint, 10th officina. Struck circa AD 462/466. Pearl-diademed, helmeted, and cuirassed bust facing slightly right, holding spear over shoulder and shield; diadem ribbons to left / Victory standing left, holding long cross; star in right field; I//CONOB. RIC X 605; Depeyrot 93/1. EF, areas of underlying lustre, struck with slightly rusty dies.

From the Douglas O. Rosenberg Collection. Ex Giessener Münzhandlung 48 (2 April 1990), lot 1021.