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JUSTINIAN I GOLD SOLIDUS – ANGEL ISSUE FROM CONSTANTINOPLE OFFICINA Z – MINT STATE STAR NGC GRADED BYZANTINE COIN (Inv. 11986)

$ 1,250.00

BYZANTINE EMPIRE.  JUSTINIAN I, AD 527-565.
Gold Solidus, 4.43 g., 20 mm., Constantinople, 7th officina, minted AD 538-545.
Obv.: Helmeted and cuirassed bust of Justinian, facing, holding globus cruciger and shield.
Rev.: Angel standing, facing, holding globe and long cross, star at right, officina Z.
Sear 139; DOC (8e); MIBE 6
NGC graded MINT STATE STAR, Strike 5/5, Surface 4/5, “clipped” noted, bold strike with super luster.