Byzantine; Tiberius Constantine CE 578-582

Bronze follis, S 430 var, DO 14e (obv legend var), aVF, 5th officina, Constantinople mint, 12.06g, 30.7mm, 45o, 581 - 582 CE.;
obverse Dm TIb[] -TANTANT PP AVI (or similar, blundered), crowned bust facing, wearing consular robes and holding mappa and eagle-tipped scepter, cross right;
reverse large m, cross above, ANNO right, s/II (year 8) left, CONЄ (= Constantinople officina 5) in ex
Ex: Forum Ancient Coins
Sold: 2007