Justinian 1. Solidus. AD527-565
Constantinople. D N IVSTINIANVS P P AVG, Helmeted and cuirassed bust facing, holding globus cruciger and shield decorated with horseman motif)(VICTORIA AVGGG S / CONOB, Victory standing facing, holding globus cruciger and long staff surmounted by staurogram; star to right. 4.2g 19-21mm
Clipped to one side in antiquity, otherwise a superbly detailed portrait and reverse and about as struck.