Justinian II, second reign, 705-711. Solidus (Gold, 22.5 mm, 4.49 g, 6 h), Constantinople, 706. d N IhS ChS RЄX RЄGNANTIЧM Draped bust of Christ facing, with cross behind his head and with curly hair and a short beard; he holds a book of Gospels in his left hand and raises his right in benediction. Rev. d N IЧSTINIANUS MЧLTЧS AN Crowned facing bust of Justinian II, wearing loros and holding cross potent on three steps in his right hand and a patriarchal cross on a globe inscribed PAX in his left. DOC 1. MIB 1. SB 1413. Sharp and clear. Considerable traces of overstriking with visible marks on the faces on the obverse and reverse, otherwise, virtually as struck.
Hammer Price: 1500 CHF