A BYZANTINE GOLD SOLIDUS OF ANASTASIUS I IN 14K GOLD AND BLACK DIAMOND
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Reign of Anastasius I (491-518 CE)
Constantinople Mint; 491-498 CE
Obverse: Diademed, helmeted and cuirassed three-quarter bust of Anastasius I holding decorated shield in right hand and spear over his shoulder. D N ANASTASIUS PP AVG.
Reverse: Victory standing left, holding cross in right hand. Star in right field. CONOB in exergue. VICTORIA AVGGG I.
Coin in extremely fine condition. Set in modern 14K gold pendant with black diamonds.
Weight: 15.8g; 4 x 3 cm (1.57 x 1.18 inches)
Certificate of Authenticity Included.
Export Approval from Israel Antiquities Authority.