Justin II, with Sophia.
|CNG 90, Lot: 1767. Estimate $300.
Sold for $575. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
565-578. Æ Follis (33mm, 16.11 g, 2h). Cyzicus mint, 2nd officina. Dated RY 5 (AD 570/1). Justin, holding globus cruciger, and Sophia, holding cruciform scepter, seated facing on double throne, both crowned; cross between / Large M; cross above, A/N/N/O II/ III across field; B//KYZ. DOC 119b var. (date written as Ч); MIBE 50b; SB 372. EF, brown patina.
Property of Princeton Economics acquired by Martin Armstrong. Ex Triton II (1 December 1998), lot 1112.