Lot 2809: Ancient Byzantine Coins - Justinus I - Gold Solidus
December 10, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 518-527 AD. Constantinople mint. Obv: DN IVSTI-NVS PP AVG legend with helmeted and cuirassed bust facing three-quarters to right, holding spear over shoulder and shield decorated with horseman spearing a fallen enemy. Rev: VICTORIA AVGGG legend and officina letter A with Victory standing left, holding long jewelled cross surmounted by reversed P; star in left field, mintmark CONOB in exergue. DOC I 1b; MIB 2; Paris 2; Sear 55. 4.18 grams. .
Condition Report: Good very fine; small graffito cross to obverse field.