Basiliscus AV Solidus. Constantinople, 9 January – August AD 475. 68+ year pedigree. Very Rare.

Basiliscus AV Solidus. Constantinople, 9 January – August AD 475. 68+ year pedigree. Very Rare.

Basiliscus AV Solidus. Constantinople, 9 January – August AD 475. 21 mm. 4.4 gm. Obv: D N bASILISCµS P P AVG, helmeted, pearl-diademed and cuirassed bust facing, holding spear and shield decorated with horseman and fallen enemy motif. Rev: VICTORIA AVGGG Z, Victory standing facing, head to left, holding long jewelled cross; star in right field, CONOB in exergue. RIC X 1003; Depeyrot 101/1; DOC -. Very Rare. This coin published in I. Vecchi, R. Beale and S. Parkin, The Mare Nostrum Hoard (forthcoming); From the Mare Nostum Hoard (1954).

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