13 July 2000
Globular solidus, Carthage, indiction 13 (654/55), crowned bust with long beard wearing chlamys and holding globus cruciger, rev. VICTORIA AVGIS, CROSS POTENT ON THREE STEPS, CONOB in exergue (MIB 64,3; S.1037), extremely fine
NFA auction IV, 24 March 1977, lot 202
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This is a hybrid using an old obverse die. The change to the two bust coinage had taken place the previous year.
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