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Lot 1717    Session 6 (9.30am Thursday)    Ancient Gold

Estimate $500
SOLD $360

CONSTANS II, (641-668), gold solidus, Constantinople mint, issued 651-4, (4.43 grams), officina uncertain, obv. facing bust of Constans with long beard, wearing chlamys and crown, around dN CONStAN [TINU]S PP AV, rev. cross potent on base and three steps, below CONOB, around VICTORIA AVG[U?], (S.956 (£250 EF), DOW 19). With mint bloom, weak on places within legend, extremely fine.

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