Justinian I Gold Solidus "Angel Facing" Constantinople SB 140 Exceptional MS
Justinian AV Solidus. Constantinople Mint 527-538 AD. Obverse: D N IVSTINI-ANVS P P AVG, helmeted and cuirassed bust facing, holding cross on globe and shield. Reverse: VICTORI-A AVGGGI Angel standing facing, holding cross and scepter topped with chi-rho christogram; * right; CONOB in exergue. SB: 140. Size: 21mm, 4.45g. Numismatic Notes: About Mint State and exceptional! Incredibly well centered on a generous flan with a good amount of mint luster remaining! Some light graffiti in right obverse field, but it doesn't detract from this coin's amazing beauty!