491 AD - 518 AD

Anastasius I   Constantinopolis   Imperium Byzantinum
Αναστάσιος Α'   Κωνσταντινούπολις   Βυζαντινή Αυτοκρατορία

Solidus / Σόλιδος AV 20
SHH 806

806 Anastasius I Constantinopolis Imperium Byzantinum Solidus AV



4.46 g   19.7-20.4 mm   6:00 o'clock   EF
D N ANASTA / SIVS P P AVG; cuirassed bust of Anastasius three quarters facing right,
wearing diadem and helmet with plume and trefoil ornament;
holding spear behind head with right hand and
shield ornamented with horseman right, spearing fallen foe.
Victoria standing half left, holding long voided cross of rows of dots; to right star;

VICTORI / A AVG G G S around.

Mint of Constantinopolis. Small + grafiti in left field of obverse.
Berk 32; BMC ---; DOC I 3f; SB 3; Thomsen 60 variant