Leo I AV Gold Solidus, VF/VF+, 462 or 466 C.E

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LEO I AV GOLD SOLIDUS

Depreyot 93/1, RIC 605, VF/VF+, 20.9mm, 4.48 grams, 8th Officina, Struck Circa. 462 or 466 C.E.
 
Obverse: D N LEO PERPET AVG around helmeted, pearl-diademed and cuirassed bust of Leo facing slightly right, holding spear over right shoulder, and shield decorated with horseman, horseman attacking a fallen enemy over his left shoulder

Reverse:  VICTORIA AVGGG I around Victory standing left, holding long jewelled cross, star in right field, CONOB in exergue

An attractive, lightly worn example, with no graffiti or serious issues.