Constans II (641-668). AV Solidus, Syracuse mint, c. 648-652 AD. Obv. d N CONSTAN[ ]NVS GЧPPL. . Crowned facing bust, with short beard, wearing chlamys and holding globus cruciger. Rev. VICTORIA AЧGЧ. Cross potent set on three steps; I - P across fields; CONOB beneath. Cf. D.O. 150 and 152 (var.); Cf. Sear 1069-70 (var.). 4.40 g. 19.50 mm. RRR. Extremely rare variety, unlisted in the standard references and apparently unpublished. Superb. About EF.