Ancient Late Roman gold solidus coin for Marcian 450 – 457 AD, Constantinople,
Obv: DN MARCIA-NVS PF AVG Diademed bust, helmet and battleship of marcian face, holding with right hand the haste that rest on the shoulder and left, a shield adorned with a rider loading on the right; beaded diadem.
Rev: VICORI-A AVGGGB /-|*// CONOB Victoria (Victory) draped,
standing to the left, holding a long beaded cross with her right hand; a star with eight spokes in the field on the right.
Ref: RIC.510, Near extremely fine.