Ancient and World Coins

Su, 03.03.2019, from 05:00 PM CET
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Description

ANASTASIUS I (491-518). GOLD Solidus. Constantinople.

Obv: D N ANASTASIO PERP AVG.
Helmeted and cuirassed bust facing slightly right, holding spear and shield decorated with horseman motif.
Rev: VICTORIA AVGGG I / CONOB.
Victory standing left, holding jeweled cross; star to right.

Sear 3; Numismatik Naumann 68, lot 615 (which realized a hammer of €1,800 [!]).

Extremely rare obverse legend variant with 'ANASTASIO PERP.'

Condition: Near Mint State.

Weight: 4.52 g.
Diameter: 20 mm.

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Price realized 1'100 EUR 12 bids
Starting price 400 EUR
Estimate 500 EUR
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