Gold coin pendant with cloisonné garnet and blue glass edge and loop, set with solidus of Valentinian II.  The garnet border is in the form of a double-headed serpent.

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1879,0714.1

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Gold coin pendant with cloisonné garnet and blue glass edge and loop, set with solidus of Valentinian II. The garnet border is in the form of a double-headed serpent.

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