JUSTINIAN I GOLD SOLIDUS – ANGEL ISSUE OF OFFICINA Δ – MINT STATE NGC GRADED BYZANTINE COIN (Inv. 10948)
BYZANTINE EMPIRE. JUSTINIAN I, AD 527-565.
Gold Solidus, 4.42 g., 21 mm., Constantinople, minted AD 537-542.
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 Δ.
Sear 139; DOC 8c; MIB 6.
NGC graded MINT STATE, Strike 5/5, Surface 4/5, a wonderful coin with great eye appeal and lots of mint luster.