Tiberius II Constantine.
|CNG 88, Lot: 1537. Estimate $300.
Sold for $220. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
578-582. Æ Follis (32mm, 15.34 g, 6h). Theoupolis (Antioch) mint. Dated RY 6 (578/9). Crowned facing bust, wearing consular robes and holding mappa and eagle-tipped scepter / Large m; cross above, A/N/N/O ς (date) across field; τHЄUP’. DOC 41; MIBE 47a; SB 448. VF, attractive red-brown patina. Excellent artistic merit.
From the J.-P. Righetti Collection, 1240. Ex D. Alighieri Collection (Classical Numismatic Group E-Auction 219, 30 September 2009), lot 476.