ONE OF A KIND
Solid gold solidus coin issued circa 507-18 AD in Constantinople (2nd officina) weighing 4.42 grams measuring 21.92mm.
Depicting helmeted and cuirassed bust of Anastasius holding a spear diagonally over right shoulder with shield showing horseman device on left shoulder. On the obverse, winged Victory stands holding in her right hand a long cross with close by star.
Coin set in a solid 22k gold pendant measuring 1” wide and hanging 1.5” long.
This coin comes with a certificate of authenticity from David R. Sear.