Justinian II, first reign, 685-695. Solidus (Gold, 19 mm, 4.45 g, 7 h), Constantinopolis, 692-695. IҺS CRISTOS RЄX RЄSNANTIЧM Draped facing bust of Christ with cross behind head, raising his right hand in benediction and holding book of Gospels in his left. Rev. D IЧSTINIANЧS SЄRЧ CҺRISTI Δ / CONOP Justinian II, crowned, bearded and wearing loros, standing facing, holding cross potent on three steps in his right hand and akakia in his left. DOC 7d. MIB 8a-b. SB 1248. A lustrous and attractive piece with an excellent portrait of Christ. Minor areas of weakness and with light scratches, otherwise, virtually as struck.
Ex Leu 11, 14 May 2022, 315.