Well preserved Gold from the Eastern Roman (Byzantine) Empire!
This gold Solidus was struck during the reign of Emperor Marcian (450-457 AD). Approx. specs. (20mm X 4g).
Obverse: Helmeted head bust right holding spear and shield.
Reverse: Depiction of winged Victory. CONOB in ex.-- Constantinople Mint.
This coin has been graded Choice Very Fine by NGC. Strike and surface ratings are 5/5 & 2/5 respectively. This is a rarely offered emperor, so get this one now while it lasts!
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|Metal Content:||0.129 troy oz|