Justinian II, with Tiberius, second reign, 705-711. Solidus (Gold, 20 mm, 4.25 g, 6 h), Constantinopolis. δ N IҺS CҺS RЄX RЄGNANTIЧM Draped bust of Christ facing, with cross behind his head, raising his right hand in benediction and holding book of Gospels in his left. Rev. δ N IЧSTINIANЧS ЄT TIbЄRIЧS P P A' Crowned half-length figures of Justinian II, on the left, and Tiberius, on the right, both wearing chlamys and holding between them, in their right hands, a cross potent on two steps. DOC 2a. MIB 2a. SB 1415. A splendid example of this difficult issue with an exceptional reverse. Light doubling, otherwise, good extremely fine.
From the collection of Dr. Max Blaschegg (1930-2021, with collector’s ticket), ex Schweizerische Kreditanstalt Monetarium FPL 39, spring 1983, 256.