PHOCAS GOLD SOLIDUS – ISSUE WITH ANGEL FROM CONSTANTINOPLE OFFICINA I – MINT STATE NGC GRADED BYZANTINE COIN (Inv. 15818)
BYZANTINE EMPIRE. PHOCAS, AD 602-610.
Gold solidus, 4.46 g, 22 mm, minted at Constantinople, officina I.
Obv. δN N FOCAS PERP AVCγ, draped and cuirassed bust of Phocas, facing, holding globus cruciger.
Rev. VICTORIA AVSY,angel standing, facing, holding staff with staurogram and globus cruciger, CONOB in exergue, officina I.
Sear 620; DOC 10i; MIBE 9.
NGC graded MINT STATE , Strike 5/5, Surface 4/5, lustrous, struck on a broad planchet.