Anastasius (491-518 AD)
Gold Solidus, Constantinople 491-498 AD.
Obverse: Pearl-diademed, helmeted and cuirassed bust facing slightly right, holding spear and shield with horseman motif, DN ANASTASIVS P P AVG.
Reverse: Victory standing left, holding cross-topped sceptre, star in left field, VICTORIA AVGGG I, CONOB in exergue.
Lustrous. Extremely Fine.
Sear 4; MIB 6.