695-698 AD AV solidus Leontius NGC MS 4/5 - 4/5

$2,520.00 USD

19mm, 4.46 gm, 6h. Constantinople, 2nd officina. D LЄO-N PЄ AV, bust of Leontius facing, bearded, wearing crown with cross on circlet and lozenge pattern loros, akakia in raised right hand, globus cruciger in left / VICTORIA-AVϚЧ B, cross potent with base set on three steps; CONOB below. Sear 1330. This piece exhibits near perfect everything. The strike is bold and almost 3-D like pop with orange-peel surfaces. Gorgeous and scare this nice.