Wisigoths solidus struck under Alaric II (ref. Numismeo 5515)

  • >Reference

    Fagerlie 677/678
  • > Weight

    4,44g
  • > Diameter

    19,9mm
  • > Metal

    Gold
  • > Condition

    Ab. Unc.
  • > Mint

    Burdegala ?
  • > Date

    491/507
  • > Price

    6 000,00 €

Description

  • > Description

    Pedigree :

    Collection Schwartz Alde Juin 2010 lot 158
    Collection Lacam Durr et Michel 8.11.1999 lot 312

    Pierre Crinon in the Alde auction brings up the hypothesis that the B on the reverse was in fact the first letter of Burdegala ( Bordeaux) which was the second Wisigoths city after Toulouse.

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