Sou d'or (Solidus), 1 C

Obverse legend
Reverse legend

DN HLVVDOININAVC (Laureate and draped bust of Louis The Pious on the right, the letters N retrograde).

LVIMHCVHOH (circular legend around a cross surrounded by a circle made up of dots).

Photo dof a coin sold by Classical Numismatic Group, link to the sale:, link to their website: This coin shares the same obverse die as the 1 B (where the legend is more easily read).


The letters following the number (1 A, 1 B..) classify the coins according to their quality of representation.


Obverse legend copied: DN HLVDOVVICVS IMP AVG

Reverse legend copied: NVMVS DIVINVM

G F XF 40 AU 58 MS 63 MS 65
1 3.000 4.000 6.000 ? ? ?