Anastasius I, Gold Solidus

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Anastasius I (AD 491-518). Gold Solidus, mint of Constantinople, AD 498. Obverse: DN ANASTA-SIVS P P AVG, helmeted bust of Anastasius facing, holding spear and shield decorated with horseman motif.…
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Description

Anastasius I (AD 491-518).

Gold Solidus, mint of Constantinople, AD 498.

Obverse: DN ANASTA-SIVS P P AVG, helmeted bust of Anastasius facing, holding spear and shield decorated with horseman motif.
Reverse: VICTORI-A AVGGG Θ, Victory standing left, holding long cross topped with an inverted Christogram, star in left field, CONOB in exergue.

(Sear 5; MIB 7).

Extremely Fine. Lustrous. Flan flaw in left obverse field.

4.49g.

Specification

Period 491 - 518 AD
Date AD 498
Coin Group

Byzantine

Denomination

Solidus

Metal

Gold

Mint Mark

Constantinople

References Sear 5; MIB 7
Weight 4.49 g

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