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Byzantine Empire

ancient coin buyers guideThe Byzantine empire (also known as the Eastern Roman Empire) came about in the 5th century A.D. after the fall of the western Roman empire and lasted for around 1,000 years. It was during this period that Christianity began to grow and this evolution can be seen on coinage from the Byzantine era.
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  • Justin II Gold Solidus NGC Mint State 5x4

    Interesting and mint condition gold solidus from the Byzantine Empire depicting and struck during the reign of Justin II. Coin shown is the exact coin you will receive. Learn More
    $1,285.20

  • Justinian II Gold Solidus 2nd Reign NGC Mint State

    Clipped at the mint due to being overweight after being struck, this is a remarkable coin with incredible detail. It is the second depiction of Christ on a coin, second only to the first reign Justinian example from a decade prior. The obverse depicts a "younger" version of Christ. These are prominently listed in the 100 Greatest Ancient coins books. Learn More
    $8,500.00

  • Justinian II Gold Solidus 2nd Reign NGC Mint State 4x4

    Clipped at the mint due to being overweight after being struck, this is a remarkable coin with incredible detail. It is the second depiction of Christ on a coin, second only to the first reign Justinian example from a decade prior. The obverse depicts a "younger" version of Christ. These are prominently listed in the 100 Greatest Ancient coins books. Learn More
    $8,280.00

  • Tiberius II Constantine Gold NGC Choice Mint State 5x5

    Extremely high end example of a gold solidus struck under Emperor Tiberius, who ruled from 578-582 A.D. The coin is perfectly struck with full detail and exhibits lustrous surfaces on both sides. Absolute stunner and the coin pictured is the coin you will receive. Learn More

    Regular Price: $3,604.00

    Special Price $3,495.00

  • Leo I Gold Solidus NGC Choice Mint State 5x5

    When it comes to ancient gold, it isn't commonplace to see it in Choice Mint State condition and especially not with such a remarkably detailed strike. This particular example, however, is extremely beautiful in-hand. The obverse depicts Emperor Leo I, who ruled the Byzantine Empire from 440-461 A.D. Coin pictured is the exact coin you will receive--highly recommended for the price. Learn More

    Regular Price: $2,652.00

    Special Price $2,550.00

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