CONSTANTINE V AND LEO VI GOLD SOLIDUS – ISSUE OF SYRACUSE – MINT STATE NGC GRADED BYZANTINE COIN (Inv. 16814)
BYZANTINE EMPIRE. CONSTANTINE V & LEO VI. AD 750-775.
Gold Solidus, 3.63 g, 22 mm, issue of Syracuse.
Obv. Facing busts of Constantine V (left) and Leo IV (right), both with crown and chlamys, cross above in field.
Rev. Facing bust of Leo III wearing crown and loros, holding cross potent.
Sear 1565; DO 15b.
NGC graded MINT STATE, Strike 4/5, Surface 5/5, “die shift”.