LOMBARDS, Lombardy. Uncertain king, circa 568-690. Tremissis (Gold, 16 mm, 1.47 g, 6 h), imitating Justinian I (527-565). D N IVSTNI-ΛNVS P P AVG Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Justinian I to right. Rev. VICTONA AVG VITONVM / CONOB Victory advancing right, her head turned to left, holding wreath in her right hand and cross set on globe in her left; in field to right, star. MEC 1, 294 var. (diiffering style). NAC 88 (2015), lot 528 (same obverse die). Very rare. The flan slightly wavy and with a graffito of S on the obverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Ex Classical Numismatic Group E-sale 409, 8 November 2017, 767 and Pecunem 42, 1 May 2016, 1060.
Leu Numismatik AG
Web Auction 10 7-8 Dec 2019