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solidus Roman Imperial

OBV: Bust of Majorian, helmeted, diademed, r., holding spear forward, and shield with Chi-Rho.
Leg: D N IVLIVS MAIORI ANVS P F AVG (l. up, r. down)
REV: Majorian, in military dress, standing front, holding long cross and Victory on globe, r. foot on serpent with human head. Star in exergue
Leg: VICTORI A AVGGG (l. up, r. down) A R (l. and r. in field) COMOB (in exergue) ISSU Majorian 457-61 AD…