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    Choice Mint State Solidus

    Anastasius I (AD 491-518). AV solidus (21mm, 4.48 gm, 6h). NGC Choice MS 5/5 - 5/5. Constantinople, AD 498-518, 2nd officina. D N ANASTA-SIVS PP AVG, pearl-diademed, helmeted, cuirassed bust of Anastasius I facing, head slightly right, spear in right hand over shoulder, shield decorated with horseman motif in left / VICTORI-A AVGGG B, Victory standing facing, head left, long jeweled cross with horizontal crossbar in right hand; star to right, CONOB in exergue. Sear 3. Near perfect mirror-like reflective surfaces with attractive die polish lines on the reverse. Interesting recut officina.

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    5th-9th Thursday-Monday
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