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CONSTANS II GOLD SOLIDUS – SUPERLATIVE SPECIMEN FROM CONSTANTINOPLE OFFICINA I – GEM MINT STATE NGC GRADED BYZANTINE COIN (Inv. 12537)

$ 4,500.00

BYZANTINE EMPIRE.  CONSTANS II, AD 641-688
Gold Solidus, 4.49 g., 20 mm.  Constantinople mint.
Obv.: Crowned and draped bust of Constans II, facing, holding globus cruciger.
Rev.: Cross potent on three-stepped base, officina I
Sear 938.
NGC graded GEM MINT STATE, Strike 5/5, Surface 5/5, a superb specimen awarded the highest possible grade by NGC.