|Sale: Triton VI, Lot: 1200. Estimate $1500.
Closing Date: Monday, 13 January 2003.
Sold For $1900. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
602-610 AD. AV Solidus (4.51 gm). Carthage mint. Indictional year 8 (604/605 AD). D N FOCAS PERP AN H, crowned, draped, and cuirassed bust facing, holding globus cruciger / VICTORI A AVCC, angel standing facing, holding long staff surmounted by a Christogram and globus cruciger; H/CONOB. DOC II 109; MIB II 32; BN 3; SB 681. Superb EF, struck from fresh dies. Probably one of the finest known examples of a solidus from the Carthage mint, of any reign! ($1500)